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