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R. Burdell Bixby Edit Profile

Lawyer

R. Burdell Bixby, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1940. Trustee Hudson City Savings Institution, New York; treasurer New York State Republican Committee, 1959-1961. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, American Legion. Lodges: Masons.

Background

Bixby, R. Burdell was born on October 11, 1914 in Schenectady. Son of Raymond O. and Mabel A. (Rumsey) Bixby.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Colgate University, 1936;Bachelor of Laws, Albany Law School, 1940;Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 1968.

Career

Partner firm, Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood, New York City, 1955-1985;Assistant secretary governor, State New York, 1948-1950;executive assistant, State New York, 1950-1952;secretary, State New York, 1952-1954;secretary-treasurer, New York State Thruway Authority, 1950-1960;chairman, secretary, treasurer, New York State Thruway Authority, 1960-1961;chairman, secretary, New York State Thruway Authority, 1961-1974;permanent president, New York State Electoral College of 1972.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1940.

Membership

Trustee Hudson City Savings Institution, New York. Treasurer New York State Republican Committee, 1959-1961. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946.

Member American Bar Association, American Legion. Lodges: Masons.

Connections

Married Anne M. Hardwick, October 25, 1941. 1 son, Robert Hardwick.

father:
Raymond O. Bixby

mother:
Mabel A. (Rumsey) Bixby

spouse:
Anne M. Hardwick