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Henry O’Melveny Duque, American lawyer. Member American, Los Angeles bar associations, State Bar of California, Chamber of Commerce (director 1953-1956).

Background

Duque, Henry O’Melveny was born on July 4, 1904 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Thomas L. and Elita (Galdos) Duque.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity California at Berkeley, 1927. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1931.

Career

July 24, 1929; children—Henry M., Elizabeth (Mistress Richard Anson Hotaling), Mary Delia. Admitted to California bar, 1932, since practiced in Los Angeles. Senior partner Adams, Duque & Hazeltine, 1946-1971.

Director Union Bank, Sequoia Forest Industries, Inc., Charles Luckman Associates. President Board Police Commissioners City of Los Angeles, 1945-1951. President, chairman Greater Los Angeles Plans, Inc., 1946-1971.

Director, secretary Civic Auditorium and Music Center Association of Los Angeles, 1955-1958. President, chairman Los Angeles, Civic Light Opera Association, 1944-1947. President Southern California Symphony Association, 1945-1955, Chairman of the Board, 1955-1962.

Director San Francisco Opera Association, 1955-1971. Director Northern California sector United States Office Civilian Defense, San Francisco, 1942-1944. Trustee Harvey Mudd College.

Membership

Member American, Los Angeles bar associations, State Bar of California, Chamber of Commerce (director 1953-1956). Clubs: California, Bohemian (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Elizabeth McArthur. Children: Henry M., Elizabeth (Mistress Richard Anson Hotaling), Mary Delia.

father:
Thomas L. Duque

mother:
Elita (Galdos) Duque

spouse:
Elizabeth McArthur.

child:
Elizabeth Duque (Mistress Richard Anson Hotaling)

child:
Mary Delia Duque

child:
Henry M. Duque