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Congressman , judge

Irwin Delmore Davidson, American congressman, judge. Bar: New York 1929. Past director Member's League in Aid of Crippled Children; trustee Federation for Support Jewish Charities, United Jewish Appeal. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, New York County Lawyers Association.

Background

Davidson, Irwin Delmore was born on January 3, 1906 in New York City. Son of Lafay and Tillie (Bechstein) Davidson.

Career

Private practice, New York City, 1929-1981. Of counsel New York State Bill Drafting Commission, 1935-1936. Secretary Sen. Wagner, 1938.

Member New York State Assembly, 1936-1949. Ranking Democratic member judiciary committee, 1944-1948. Secretary legislation investigating committee, 1945-1946.

Justice Court Special Sessions, City of New York, 1949-1955. Member 84th Congress from 20th New York District. Judge Court of General Sessions, New York County, 1957-1962.

Justice Supreme Court, State of New York.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1929.

Membership

Past director Member's League in Aid of Crippled Children. Trustee Federation for Support Jewish Charities, United Jewish Appeal. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, New York County Lawyers Association.

Connections

Married Berenice Feltenstein, June 4, 1936. Children: James Sylvan, Mark Lewis. Married second, Marion Doniger, May 31, 1965.

father:
Lafay Davidson

mother:
Tillie (Bechstein) Davidson

spouses:
Berenice Feltenstein

second

children:
James Sylvan Davidson

Mark Lewis Davidson