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State judicial official

William Marvel, American State judicial official. Bar: Delaware 1936. Recipient Josiah Marvel Cup award, 1982. Captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945, NATOUSE, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Delaware Bar Association, History Society Delaware {dir}, Society Colonial Wars, Wilmington Club, County Club.

Background

Marvel, William was born on September 29, 1909 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1932; Bachelor, Cambridge, 1934; Master of Arts, Cambridge, 1944.

Career

Associate law, Marvel & Morford, Wilmington, 1936-1942; partner, Marvel & Morford, Wilmington, 1946-1954; assistant United State Attorneys, 1941-1942; United State Attorneys district Delaware, 1948-1953; vice chancellor, State of Delaware, 1954-1976; chancellor, State of Delaware, 1976-1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Delaware 1936.

Membership

Captain Army of the United States, 1942-1945, NATOUSE, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Delaware Bar Association, History Society Delaware {dir}, Society Colonial Wars, Wilmington Club, County Club.

Connections

Son of Josiah and Mary Belle {Jackson} M. Married Peggy Potter, December 22, 1934. Married Laura Blair, August 1, 1964.

father:
Josiah Belle

mother:
Mary Belle

spouse:
Laura Blair

spouse:
Peggy Potter