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Lawyer

John Marmaduke Lynham, American Lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1931, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1936, Maryland. 1953.

Background

Lynham, John Marmaduke was born on February 19, 1908 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Edgar Hardwick and Mera Elsie (Marmaduke) Lynham.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Government, American University, 1935. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1931. Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1932.

Career

Partner, Minor, Gatley & Drury, Washington, 1939-1951;partner, Drury, Lynham & Powell, Washington, 1951-1969;vice president, trust officer, Nova Scotia&T Bank, Washington, 1969-1981;consultant, Nova Scotia&T Bank, Washington, from 1981;of counsel, Ross, Marsh & Foster, Washington, from 1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1931, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1936, Maryland 1953.

Membership

Board managers Chevy Chase Village, 1963-1973, vice chairman, 1965-1973. Trustee National Ballet Society, 1969-1972, National University, 1947-1954, Travel Related Services Landon School, 1966-1974, chairman board directors, 1967-1974. Board directors Gunston Hall School, 1941-1946.

Served to Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Institute Judicial Administration, District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association Clubs: Chevy Chase (governor 1949-1955, 59-65, president 1955).

Metropolitan (governor 1968-1973, president 1973), Lawyers (president 1981), Barristers (president 1960) (Washington).

Connections

Married Adele Randolph Pugh, May 22, 1947. Children: Adele Lynham Brey, John M. Junior, Mary Lynham Anderson, Gale Lynham Davis.

father:
Edgar Hardwick Lynham

mother:
Mera Elsie (Marmaduke) Lynham

spouse:
Adele Randolph Pugh

child:
Adele Lynham Brey Lynham

child:
John M. Junior Lynham

child:
Mary Lynham Anderson Lynham

child:
Gale Lynham Davis Lynham