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Richmond Keith Kane, American lawyer. Served with United States Naval Reserve Force, 1918, United States Marine Corps, 1918; Fellow American Bar Foundation; member Association Bar City New York, New York State, New York County, American, District of Columbia Bar associations, American Law Institute.

Background

Kane, Richmond Keith was born on July 3, 1900 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Daniel H. and Beryl (Keith) Kane.

Education

Graduated from St. George’s School, 1918. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1922, Bachelor of Laws, 1926, Doctor of Laws, 1971. Student Balliol College, Oxford (England) University, 1922-1923.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1926. With firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, 1926-1932, member, 1932-1940, 46-73. Special assistant to attorney general United States, 1940-1942.

Special assistant to secretary navy, 1943-1945. Trustee United States Trust Company New York, 1956-1972, honorary trustee, 1973-1974. Director Amerada Hess Corporation, 1962-1973, Crowell- Collier & Macmillan, Inc., 1957-1972.

Membership

Served with United States Naval Reserve Force, 1918, United States Marine Corps, 1918. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member Association Bar City New York, New York State, New York County, American, District of Columbia Bar associations, American Law Institute.

Clubs: Somerset, Tavern, Harvard (Boston).

Connections

Married Amanda Bryan, May 21, 1930. Children: Shelah Keith Scott, Anne Tennant McGuire, Hope Stewart Childs, Constance Henley Tucker.

father:
Daniel H. Kane

mother:
Beryl (Keith) Kane

spouse:
Amanda Bryan

child:
Constance Henley Tucker Kane

child:
Anne Tennant McGuire Kane

child:
Hope Stewart Childs Kane

child:
Shelah Keith Scott Kane