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William Beck Widnall Edit Profile

former congressman , lawyer.

William Beck Widnall, American former congressman, lawyer. Member New Jersey Assembly, 1946-1951; member 81st to 93d Congresses, 7th New Jersey District; Member Bergen County Bar Association Delta Theta, Delta Theta Phi.

Background

Widnall, William Beck was born on March 17, 1906 in Hackensack, New Jersey, United States. Son of William Junior, and Edith Alvilda (Beck) Widnall.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Brown U., 1926. Bachelor of Laws, New Jersey Law School (now Rutgers), 1931.

Career

Admitted to New Jersey bar, 1932, practiced in Hackensack. Chairman National Commision on Electronic Funds Transfer, Washington.

Membership

Member New Jersey Assembly, 1946-1951. Member 81st to 93d Congresses, 7th New Jersey District. Member Bergen County Bar Association Delta Theta, Delta Theta Phi.

Connections

Married Marjorie Soule, October 24, 1933. Children: Barbara (Mistress.

father:
William Junior Widnall

mother:
Edith Alvilda (Beck) Widnall

spouse:
Marjorie Soule

child:
Barbara (Mrs Widnall