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lawyer , lumber manufacturer

Nathaniel Chapman Weems Gennett, American lawyer, lumber manufacturer.

Background

Gennett, Nathaniel Chapman Weems was born on August 10, 1915 in Franklin, North Carolina, United States. Son of North Carolina W. and Nina Burdick (Porter) Gennett.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yale, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1940.

Career

Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1941, New York bar, 1943. Legal training Cravath, de Gersdorff, Swaine & Wood, also Fulton, Walter & Halley, New York City, 1942-1946. Associate counsel Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, 79th Congress.

Partner, general counsel Gennett Lumber Company, North Carolina, South Carolina., Tennessee, N. Georgia, since 1947. Director Gennett Oak Flooring Company, Winnett, Inc., W & G Enterprises Inc.

Membership

Clubs: University (New York City), Everglades (Palm Beach, Florida), Biltmore Forest Country (Biltmore, North Carolina), Country of Asheville (North Carolina).

Connections

Married Matilann Thoms. Children: Virginia (Mistress Leverett S. Miller), Nathaniel Chapman Weems III, Matilann Selene.

father:
North Carolina W. Gennett

mother:
Nina Burdick (Porter) Gennett

spouse:
Matilann Thoms

child:
Virginia Gennett (Mistress Leverett S. Miller)

child:
Matilann Selene Gennett

child:
Nathaniel Chapman Weems III Gennett