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educator , Lawyer

Franklin Dingwall Gray, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Minnesota 1929. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (Twin Cities council), University Minnesota Alumni Association (president 1963-1964), Phi Beta Kappa, Theta Delta Chi, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Gray, Franklin Dingwall was born on July 19, 1904 in Minneapolis. Son of William Irving and Isabelle Wenonah (Welles) Gray.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, University of Minnesota, 1925; Bachelor of Arts Jurisprudence (Rhodes scholar), Oxford (England) University, 1927; Bachelor of Civil Law, Oxford (England) University, 1928; Master of Arts, Oxford (England) University, 1953.

Career

Partner firm, Gray, Plant, Mooty, Mooty & Bennett, and predecessors, Minneapolis, from 1942. Lecturer business law School Business Administration, University of Minnesota, 1937-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota 1929.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (Twin Cities council), University Minnesota Alumni Association (president 1963-1964), Phi Beta Kappa, Theta Delta Chi, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Rotary (president Minneapolis 1965-1966).

Connections

Son of William Irving and Isabelle Wenonah (Welles) G. M. Laura Erf, June 18, 1932. 1 daughter, Ellen Gray.

father:
William Irving Gray

mother:
Isabelle Wenonah (Welles) Gray

spouse:
Laura Erf