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Selden Fennell Waldo, American lawyer. Awarded gold key for outstanding civic activity by Florida State Chamber of Commerce, 1944. Member commission to re-write common law procedure of Florida State president junior section Florida Bar Association, 1944-1945 (member of the Board of Governors since 1944); member Florida state Board Law Examiners.

Background

Waldo, Selden Fennell was born on March 1, 1915 in Gainesville, Florida, United States. Son of George Selden and Myrtle (Fennell) Waldo.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Florida, 1937, Bachelor of Laws, 1939.

Career

Admitted to Florida State bar, 1939. Partner firm Gray, Waldo & Chandler, Gainesville, Florida, since 1940. Municipal judge, Gainesville, 1942-1946.

Professor of law (part time), University of Florida since 1947.

Membership

Member commission to re-write common law procedure of Florida State president junior section Florida Bar Association, 1944-1945 (member of the Board of Governors since 1944). Member Florida state Board Law Examiners.

Connections

Married Tommy Ruth Blackmon, October 28, 1941. Children: George Selden, Andrew Blackmon.

father:
George Selden Waldo

mother:
Myrtle (Fennell) Waldo

spouse:
Tommy Ruth Blackmon

child:
Andrew Blackmon Waldo

child:
George Selden Waldo