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Lawyer

Sidney Warren Thaxter, American lawyer. member firm Perkins, Thompson, Hinckley, Thaxter & Keddy, 1946-1975; member Portland City Council, 1965-1967, Cape Elizabeth Town Council, 1967-1971; member Greater Portland Council Govts., 1968-1971, president, 1969-1970.; Member Portland Society Art (past president), Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce (director), Cumberland County, Maine American, International bar associations.

Background

Thaxter, Sidney Warren was born on April 21, 1914 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Sidney St. Felix and Phyllis (Schuyler) Thaxter.

Education

Graduate Phillips Exeter Academy, 1933. Bachelor of Science, Harvard, 1937, Bachelor of Laws, 1940.

Career

August 1972); children—Sandra McPhee, Sidney St. Felix II, Philip Schyler, John Cranmer. Married second. Jean Vernon Russert, June 22, 1973. Admitted to Maine bar, 1940.

Associate briefly with New York City law firm, 1940. Practiced in Portland, 1946-1977. Member firm Perkins, Thompson, Hinckley, Thaxter & Keddy, 1946-1975.

Senior partner firm Curtis, Thaxter, Corey, Lipez & Stevens, 1975-1977. Chairman, Maine-for-Eisenhower Committee, 1952, Maine Citizens for Eisenhower Committee, 1956. Member Portland City Council, 1965-1967, Cape Elizabeth Town Council, 1967-1971.

Member Greater Portland Council Govts., 1968-1971, president, 1969-1970.

Membership

Member firm Perkins, Thompson, Hinckley, Thaxter & Keddy, 1946-1975. Member Portland City Council, 1965-1967, Cape Elizabeth Town Council, 1967-1971. Member Greater Portland Council Govts., 1968-1971, president, 1969-1970.

Member Portland Society Art (past president), Greater Portland Chamber of Commerce (director), Cumberland County, Maine American, International bar associations.

Connections

Married Willamain Cranmer McPhee, September 25, 1942 (deceased.; married second.; children: Sandra McPhee, Sidney St.

father:
Sidney St. Felix Thaxter

mother:
Phyllis (Schuyler) Thaxter

spouses:
Willamain Cranmer McPhee

2d.

children:
Sandra McPhee Thaxter

Sidney St Thaxter