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Oliver Jesse Carter, American judge. member California Senate, 5th Senatorial District, 1941-1949; Member Hastings College Law Alumni Association University of California.

Background

Carter, Oliver Jesse was born on April 7, 1911 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Jesse W. and Tiny E. (Gish) Carter.

Education

Student Stanford, 1928-1932. Bachelor of Laws, University California, 1935.

Career

December 1969); 1 daughter, Karin Westlind. Married second, Mary D. Wallace, April 18, 1970. Admitted to California bar, 1936.

Associate Carter, Barrett, Finley & Carlton, 1936-1938. Assistant district attorney Shasta County, 1938-1939. Partner Carter, Barrett & Carlton, 1940-1941, private practice, 1941-1950.

Member California Senate, 5th Senatorial District, 1941-1949. United States district judge, then chief judge Northern District California, from 1950. Secretary, Shasta County Democratic Central Committee, 1941-1948.

Vice chairman California State Central Committee for 2d Congressional District, 1948. Chairman Democratic State Central Committee California, 1948-1951.

Membership

Member California Senate, 5th Senatorial District, 1941-1949. Member Hastings College Law Alumni Association University of California.

Connections

Married Hildur Emlyn Westlind, October 11, 1941, (deceased.; married second, Mary D. Wallace, April.

father:
Jesse W. Carter

mother:
Tiny E. (Gish) Carter

spouses:
Hildur Emlyn Westlind

Mary D. Wallace