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Lawyer

Luke Burnell Lockwood, American lawyer. Decorated Legion of Merit. member Executive Committee, director State National Bank of Connecticut Secretary, director New York Metropolitan Baseball; Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1944; Member of New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York.

Background

Lockwood, Luke Burnell was born on October 31, 1901 in Brooklyn. Son of Luke V. and Alice G. (Burnell) Lockwood.

Education

Graduate Middlesex School, 1920. Diploma magna cum laude, Harvard, 1924. Bachelor of Arts cum laude, University of Oxford, 1925.

Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1928.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1929, from practiced in New York City. With firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, 1928-1931. Partner Hill, Lockwood & Redfield, 1931-1936.

Partner Carter, Ledyard and Milburn, 1936-1940, 45-61, general counsel, 1962-1975. Civilian special assistant to under secretary navy, 1940. Civilian special assistant secretary navy, 1944-1945.

Director Bartram Brothers Corporation. Member Executive Committee, director State National Bank of Connecticut Secretary, director New York Metropolitan Baseball Club. Trustee Middlesex School, Vincent Astor Foundation, since 1958.

Trustee, member management board American Museum Natural History. Trustee Helen Hay Whitney Foundation. Past board directors Greenwich Hospital Association.

Membership

Member Executive Committee, director State National Bank of Connecticut Secretary, director New York Metropolitan Baseball. Served from Lieutenant (junior grade) to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1944. Member of New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York.

Clubs: New York Yacht (rear commodore 1955-1956, director 1956-1962), Down Town Association (president, trustee) (New York City).

Connections

Married Dorcas Washburn, June 28, 1928.; married second, Marion M. Adams, October 30, 1948. Children: Dorcas W., Luke Vincent II.

father:
Luke V. Lockwood

mother:
Alice G. (Burnell) Lockwood

spouses:
Marion M. Adams

Dorcas Washburn

children:
Dorcas W. Lockwood

Luke Vincent II Lockwood