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Lawyer

Henry Hayne Crum, American lawyer. Bar: South Carolina 1939, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1953, United States District Court South Carolina 1959, United States Tax Court 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1953. Decorated Bronze Star, European Theatre of Operations Ribbon with 5 Campaign Stars, Bronze Arrowhead.

Background

Crum, Henry Hayne was born on October 1, 1914 in Denmark, South Carolina, United States. Son of J. Wesley Junior and Priscilla (Hart) Crum.

Education

AB, Wofford College, 1935;Bachelor of Laws, University of Southern California, 1939.

Career

Partner Crum & Crum Attorneys, Denmark, 1939-1940 and from 45. Member South Carolina Supreme Court Grievance and Discipline Committee, 1978-1981, South Carolina Supreme Court Specialization Advisory Board for Taxation, 1982-1984, South Carolina Bar Resolution of Fee Disputation Board, 1983-1984. City attorney City of Denmark, 1946-1976.

Achievements

  • Bar: South Carolina. 1939, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1953, United States District Court South Carolina.1959, United States Tax Court 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1953.

Religion

The Covenant is a big challenge to everybody. If God is committed to human race, anyone has to be prepared to accept that as reality and make a commitment in return.

Politics

God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.

Views

The strong feature of Methodism is that prayers are not only led by an ordained minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.

Membership

With Army of the United States, 1940-1945, European Theatre of Operations, Colonel United States Army Reserve retired.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, reading.

Connections

Married Mary Bass, July 27, 1946. Children: Elizabeth, J. Wesley III, H. Hayne III.

father:
J. Wesley Crum Junior

mother:
Priscilla (Hart) Crum

spouse:
Mary Bass

child:
Elizabeth Crum

child:
J. Wesley III Crum

child:
H. Hayne III Crum