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Lawyer

Harry Elwood Warren, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1929, United States District Court Massachusetts 1930, United States Supreme Court 1964, United States Court Appeals 1968.

Background

Warren, Harry Elwood was born on March 17, 1901 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Fred Leonard and Ida J. (Nief) Warren.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Boston University, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1929. Master of Laws, Boston University, 1930.

Doctor of Laws, Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts, 1980. Doctor of Laws, Boston University, 1984.

Career

Associate Addison R. Pike and Paul M. White, Boston, 1929—1945, Frederick Foster, Boston, 1945—1968. Of counsel Warner & Stackpole, since 1968. Lieutenant Wellesley Auxiliary and Permanent Special Police, 1941—1961.

Member town meeting Town Wellesley, 1944—1960, town counsel, Massachusetts, 1961—1971. Served with Massachusetts State Guard, 1917-1920.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1929, United States District Court Massachusetts 1930, United States Supreme Court 1964, United States Court Appeals 1968.

Religion

No one is less important than another, and no one can be thought of as unnecessary. Every single person is vital to God and to each of us.

Politics

All Christians, and particularly those in leadership positions, should prayerfully seek God’s mind and will and strongly to consider the potential problems of politicizing the church and the pulpit before endorsing candidates.

Views

Christians with differing interpretation of the Bible should be engaged in discussions about the ways the Bible can be applied to major world issues.

Membership

Member of Norfolk Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Wellesley Country club, Wellesley club (treasurer 1947-1949, secretary), 76 of Boston (president 1976-1977), Abstract club, Shriners lodge, K.T. lodge, Masons lodge, Rotary lodge 1959-1960.

Connections

Married Eleanor Harding Pattee, April 20, 1940 (deceased February 1976).

father:
Fred Leonard Warren

mother:
Ida J. (Nief) Warren

spouse:
Eleanor Harding Pattee