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Jesse Spencer Bell, American judge. Member North Carolina Senate, 1957-1961. Delaware, Democratic National Convention, 1960.; Member American, North Carolina (president 1953-1954) Mecklenberg County bar associations (president- 1952-1953).

Background

Bell, Jesse Spencer was born in 1906 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States. Son of James Ardrey and Jessie Mabel (Spencer) Bell.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Duke, 1927. Student law school, Harvard, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, University North Carolina, 1930.

Doctor of Laws, Catawba College, 1960.

Career

Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1929. Since practiced in Charlotte. Member firm Bell, Bradley, Gebhardt & Delaney, 1952.

Judge The United States of America Court Appeals 4th Circuit, since 1961.

Membership

Member North Carolina Senate, 1957-1961. Delaware, Democratic National Convention, 1960. Member American, North Carolina (president 1953-1954) Mecklenberg County bar associations (president- 1952-1953).

Connections

Married Katherine Castellett, May 8, 1943.

father:
James Ardrey Bell

mother:
Jessie Mabel (Spencer) Bell

spouse:
Katherine Castellett