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State official

Thad Eure, American state official. Chairman board trustees Elon College; Member National Association Secretaries of State (president 1942, dean 1961), American Legion, 40 and 8, Theta Chi. Club: Elk.

Background

Eure, Thad was born on November 15, 1899 in Gates County, North Carolina, United States. Son of Tazewell A. and Armecia (Langstun) Eure.

Education

Student, University North Carolina, 1917-1919; student, Law School, 1921-1922; Doctor of Laws, Elon College, 1958.

Career

Lawyer; mayor, City of Winton, North Carolina, 1923-1928; attorney, Hertford County, North Carolina, 1923-1931; principal clerk, North Carolina House of Representatives, 1931, 33, 35, 36; secretary state, State of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1936-1989; retired, State of North Carolina, Raleigh, 1989. Member North Carolina House of Representatives, 1929. Keynote speaker North Carolina Democratic Convention, 1950, permanent chairman, 1962.

Membership

Chairman board trustees Elon College. Member National Association Secretaries of State (president 1942, dean 1961), American Legion, 40 and 8, Theta Chi. Club: Elk.

Connections

Married Minta Banks, November 15, 1924. Children: Armecia (Mistress J. Norman Black, Junior), Thad.

father:
Tazewell A. Eure

mother:
Armecia (Langstun) Eure

spouse:
Minta Banks

children:
Thad Eure

Armecia (Mistress J. Norman Black Eure

Junior) Eure