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Lawyer

Miles Welton Lord, American Judge. Bar: Minnesota bar 1948. Active Minnesota Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.; Candidate Minnesota Legislature, 1950. Member National Association Attorneys General (chairman Midwestern conference 1957), Federal Bar Association (Minnesota president 1962), American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Citizens League Greater Minneapolis, Minnesota History Society.

Background

Lord, Miles Welton was born on November 6, 1919 in Pine Knoll, Minnesota, United States. Son of Frank Kendall and Rachel Ann (Terry) Lord.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Law., University Minnesota, 1946. Bachelor of Laws, University Minnesota, 1948.

Career

Practiced law, Minneapolis, 1948-1951;assistant United States district attorney, District Minnesota, 1951-1952;attorney general, State Minnesota, 1955-1960;United State Attorneys, St. Paul, 1961-1966;United States district judge, District Minnesota, 1966-1985;of counsel, Grose & Von Hotum, Minneapolis, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota bar 1948.

Membership

Active Minnesota Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Candidate Minnesota Legislature, 1950. Member National Association Attorneys General (chairman Midwestern conference 1957), Federal Bar Association (Minnesota president 1962), American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Citizens League Greater Minneapolis, Minnesota History Society Clubs: ().

Connections

Married Maxine Fay Zontelli, August 26, 1940. Children– Priscilla Ann, Miles Welton, James Frank, Virginia.

father:
Frank Kendall Lord

mother:
Rachel Ann (Terry) Lord

spouse:
Maxine Fay Zontelli

children:
Priscilla Ann Lord

Miles Welton Lord

James Frank Lord

Virginia Lord