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George Scott Cuming Edit Profile

Gas company official , Lawyer

George Scott Cuming was American lawyer, retired gas company official. Bar: Illinois 1948, Michigan 1950. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, State Bar Michigan, Delta Phi Alpha, Delta Sigma Rho, Sigma Delta Psi, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Cuming, George Scott was born on April 10, 1915 in Lakewood, Ohio, United States. Son of George Scott and Josephine (MacInnes) Cuming.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Western Reserve U., 1937;postgraduate, Harvard Law School, 1941-1942, 45-46;Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1948.

Career

Auditor, General Electric Company, Cleveland, 1937-1941;assistant secretary, assistant general attorney, Mich-Wisconsin Pipeline Company, Detroit, 1948-1952;assistant secretary, assistant general attorney, Pacific N.W. Pipeline Corporation, Salt Lake City, 1955-1959;tax accountant, Arthur Andersen & Company, Chicago, 1952-1955;assistant secretary, El Paso Natural Gas Company, Texas, 1960-1965;Rocky Mountain regional counsel, El Paso Natural Gas Company, 1960-1964;Washington counsel, El Paso Natural Gas Company, 1964-1965;general counsel, El Paso Natural Gas Company, 1965-1980;vice president, El Paso Natural Gas Company, 1969-1975;also director. Senior vice president, general counsel, director, El Paso Company, 1975-1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1948, Michigan 1950.

Membership

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, State Bar Michigan, Delta Phi Alpha, Delta Sigma Rho, Sigma Delta Psi, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Dorothy Jane Herbst, May 12, 1943 (deceased November 1982). Children: Holiday Cuming Tuttle, Noelle Cuming Brock, George Scott IV, Reid MacInnes. Married Dorothy Warner Sills, July 29, 1989 (divorced 1993).

father:
George Scott Cuming

mother:
Josephine (MacInnes) Cuming

spouse:
Dorothy Jane Herbst

spouse:
Dorothy Warner Sills

child:
Holiday Cuming Tuttle Cuming

child:
Noelle Cuming Brock Cuming

child:
George Scott IV Cuming

child:
Reid MacInnes Cuming