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Thomas Lee Perkins, American lawyer. member of New York Stock Exchange, 1930-1952. admitted to New York bar, 1940, practiced in New York City; Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City of New York, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Perkins, Thomas Lee was born on November 9, 1905 in Newport News, Virginia, United States. Son of William R. and Mary (Bell) Perkins.

Education

Graduate Phillips Andover Academy, 1924. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1940. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Furman U., 1964.

Career

Broker, New York City, 1930-1940. Member of New York Stock Exchange, 1930-1952. admitted to New York bar, 1940, practiced in New York City. Counsel firm Perkins, Daniels & McCormack.

Chairman board A. Cyanamid Company, 1958-1961, member finance committee, director. Chairman Duke Power Company. Director General Motors Corporation, Morgan Guaranty Trust Company New York, J.P. Morgan & Company, Discount Corporation New York Trustee New York Public Library.

Republican presidential elector, 1952. Trustee Phillips Andover Academy. Chairman trustee Duke Endowment.

Trustee, member Executive Committee Duke.

Membership

Member of New York Stock Exchange, 1930-1952. admitted to New York bar, 1940, practiced in New York City. Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City of New York, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Delta Theta. Clubs: Regency Whist, Rockefeller Center Luncheon, Madison Square Garden, Hemisphere, Links (New York City).

Connections

Married Dorothy L. Morgan, November 18, 1931. Children: Nancy Lee (Mistress.

father:
William R. Perkins

mother:
Mary (Bell) Perkins

spouse:
Dorothy L. Morgan

child:
Nancy Lee (Mrs Perkins