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Lawyer

Harry Scherr, American lawyer.

Background

Scherr, Harry was born on February 23, 1915 in Cincinnati. Son of Harry and Rosa Lee (Wall) Scherr.

Education

Graduate Woodberry Forest School, Virginia, 1932. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, West Virginia University, 1939.

Career

Admitted to West Virginia bar, 1939, practiced in Huntington, 1939-1972. President, director Dacon Constructors. Director Thomas Company.

Membership

Member National Conference on Continuing Education of the Bar, Arden House, 1958. Member West Virginia Government's Commision on Water Resources, 1968-1972. Served as commander United States Navy, 1941-1946, captain United States Naval Reserve.

Member of American, West Virginia (executive council 1953-1956, 57-58, president 1958-1959), Cabell County bar associations, West Virginia State Bar, West Virginia (president 1950-1951), Huntington Chambers Commerce Beta Theta Pi, Phi Alpha Delta. Clubs: Engineers, City (Huntington).

Connections

Married Marguerite LeCron Thompson, May 8, 1943. Children: Harry 3d, Herbert Thompson, Leslie LeCron.

father:
Harry Scherr

mother:
Rosa Lee (Wall) Scherr

spouse:
Marguerite LeCron Thompson

children:
Leslie LeCron Scherr

Herbert Thompson Scherr

Harry 3d Scherr