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Lawyer , real estate

Wade Edward Brown, Retired lawyer ( law: pract. & administration, Retired)Probate (including wills, trusts)Property, real (including real estate development, water)retired lawyer. member North Carolina Senate, 1947-1949; member North Carolina House Representatives, 1951-1953.

Background

Brown, Wade Edward was born on November 5, 1907 in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, United States. Son of Jefferson Davis and Etta Cornelia (Suddreth) Brown.

Education

Student, Mars Hill College, 1928. Juris Doctor, Wake Forest University, 1931.

Career

Private practice, Boone, North Carolina, since 1931. Retired

Chairman North Carolina Board Paroles, Raleigh, 1967-1972. Consultant Attorney General, North Carolina Department Justice, 1973.

With student legal services, Appalachian State University.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina 1930.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Wade E. Brown: Recollections and Reflections, 1997.

Membership

Member North Carolina Senate, 1947-1949, North Carolina House of Representatives, 1951-1953, Boone Merchants Association. Mayor Town of Boone, 1961-1967. Chairman Watauga County Hospital.

Member general board Baptist State Convention North Carolina. Trustee Wake Forest University, now trustee emeritus. Trustee Appalachian State University, Baptist Foundation North Carolina Baptist State Convention.

Founder Watanga County Public Library., since 1996.

Connections

Married Gilma Baity (deceased). Married Euzelia Smart (deceased). Children: Margaret Rose, Wade Edward, Sarah Baity Otey.

father:
Jefferson Davis Brown

mother:
Etta Cornelia (Suddreth) Brown

spouse:
Gilma Baity

spouse:
Euzelia Smart

child:
Margaret Rose Brown

child:
Wade Edward Brown

child:
Sarah Baity Otey Brown