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Governor , judge , Senator

Raymond Earl Baldwin, American Senator, governor, judge. Bar: Connecticut 1921. Chancellor Protestant Episcopal Church, Diocese of Committee, lay delegate to Pan-Anglican Congress, 1954; trustee Wesleyan University, Connecticut College for Women, 1960-1986. Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1917-1918. Member University Club (Bridgeport); Hartford Club; Cupheag (Stratford); Masons, Delta Tau Delta, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Baldwin, Raymond Earl was born on August 31, 1893 in Rye, New York, United States. Son of Lucian Earl and Sarah Emily (Tyler) Baldwin.

Education

AB, Wesleyan University, 1916. Doctor of Laws, Wesleyan University, 1939. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1921.

Doctor of Laws, Trinity College, 1940. Doctor of Laws, Bloomfield College and Seminary, New Jersey, 1953. Doctor of Laws, Fairfield University, 1953.

Doctor of Laws, University Hartford, 1957. HHD, Lincoln Memorial University.

Career

Associate, Philip Pond, lawyer, New Haven, 1922-1924;associate, Pullman & Comley, New Haven, 1924-1928;member firm, Pullman & Comley, New Haven, 1928-1939, 1941-1943, 1947-1949;prosecuting attorney, judge, Town Court of Stratford, 1927-1933;member House of Representatives, Connecticut General Assembly, 1931, 1933;governor of Connecticut, 1939-1941, 43-46;member United States Senate, 1946-1949;judge, Supreme Court of the Errors, Connecticut, 1949-1959;chief justice, 1959-1963. Board directors Middlesex Mutual Assurance Company.

Achievements

  • Bar: Connecticut 1921.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Let's Go Into Politics.

Membership

Chancellor Protestant Episcopal Church, Diocese of Committee, lay delegate to Pan-Anglican Congress, 1954. Trustee Wesleyan University, Connecticut College for Women, 1960-1986. Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1917-1918.

Member University Club (Bridgeport). Hartford Club; Cupheag (Stratford). Masons, Delta Tau Delta, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Edith Lindholm, June 29, 1922. Children: Lucian Earl II, Raymond Earl, Tyler.

father:
Lucian Earl Baldwin

mother:
Sarah Emily (Tyler) Baldwin

spouse:
Edith Lindholm

child:
Lucian Earl II Baldwin

child:
Raymond Earl Baldwin

child:
Tyler Baldwin