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Harold Edgar Mitchell, American lawyer. Member American, Connecticut bar associations, Sons of Union Veterans of Civil War, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason (32°, Knights Templar, Shriner).

Background

Mitchell, Harold Edgar was born on November 28, 1901 in Iron River, Wisconsin, United States. Son of William Henry and Ida Elizabeth (Mannel) Mitchell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Wisconsin, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1926.

Career

Admitted to Connecticut bar, 1927. Law practice. Hartford, Connecticut, since 1927. Member firm, Alcorn Mitchell & Alcorn, 1928-1939, Hewes & Await, since 1939.

Assistant states attorney, Hartford County, 1928-1939. Member of advisory board, Connecticut College Law. Member Connecticut House Representatives, 1937-1943, speaker 1943.

Chairman Republican State Central Committee (Connecticut) 1944-1948. Committee from Connecticut on Republican National Committee, since 1948, member Executive Committee, since 1949. Delegate-at-large Republican National Convention 1944, 1948.

Membership

Member American, Connecticut bar associations, Sons of Union Veterans of Civil War, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason (32°, Knights Templar, Shriner). Clubs: Hartford, Rotary (Hartford).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Church, June 23, 1928.

father:
William Henry Mitchell

mother:
Ida Elizabeth (Mannel) Mitchell

spouse:
Elizabeth Church