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Nelson Helm, American lawyer. Served as captain Division 4, USCGA, 1956.; Member Society Colonial Wars, Sigma Chi.

Background

Helm, Nelson was born on January 30, 1903 in Louisville. Son of Thomas Kennedy and Elizabeth (Nelson) Helm.

Education

Student Centre College, 1920-1921. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1925. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1928.

Career

Admitted to the Kentucky bar, 1927, since practiced in Louisville. Partner Stites, Wood, Helm & Peabody, and predecessor firms, 1928-1959. Counsel Whayne Supply Company, 1939-1957, president, since 1957.

Director Gamble Brothers, Machinery Acceptance Corporation, G.H. Hicks and Sons. Chairman of the boat committee Louisville chapter American Red Cross, 1937.

Membership

Served as captain Division 4, USCGA, 1956. Member Society Colonial Wars, Sigma Chi. Clubs: Louisville Country, Rotary (Louisville).

Connections

Married Elizabeth Whayne, November 10, 1934. Children: Elizabeth (Mistress.

father:
Thomas Kennedy Helm

mother:
Elizabeth (Nelson) Helm

spouse:
Elizabeth Whayne

child:
Elizabeth (Mrs Helm