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Ted Dalton, American federal judge. Bar: Virginia 1923. Recipient Distinguished Service award, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1971, Commonwealth award, James Madison University, 1983.

Background

Dalton, Ted was born on July 3, 1901 in Carroll County, Virginia, United States. Son of Curell and Lodoska Vernon (Martin) Dalton.

Education

1 child, John N. Bachelor of Arts, College William and Mary, 1924, Bachelor of Laws, 1926. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Milligan College,1966.

Career

Bar: Virginia 1923. Commonwealth's attorney, Radford, Virginia, 1928-1936. Judge The United States of America District Court (western district) Virginia, Roanoke, 1959-1960, chief judge, 1960-1973.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia 1923.

Politics

Manifestations religious freedom include supporting separation of church and state, advocating for people everywhere to be guaranteed the right to worship free from discrimination, and lifting up respectful dialog as a healthy means to understanding.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Member Republican National Committee, 1952—1959. Representative candidate governor Virginia, 1953, 1957, United States senator Virginia, 1944—1959. Member Commission Virginia Constitutional Revision, 1969.

Member of American Bar Association, Order Coif, Montgomery-Radford-Floyd Bar Association (president 1948-1949), Virginia Bar Association (vice president 1944), Flat Hat club, Phi Delta Phi, Sigma Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Psi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Mary Turner, January 4, 1932. 1 child, John N. Bachelor of Arts, College.

father:
Curell Dalton

mother:
Lodoska Vernon (Martin) Dalton

spouse:
Mary Turner

child:
John N. Dalton