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Lawyer

William Boyd Dazey, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1940. Decorated Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster, Purple Heart; Third Order Sacred Treasure (Japan). Served to Second lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas, National Order Battlefield Communications, Japan-American Society Houston (founder, past president), American Institute for International Steel (emeritus), Torch Club, Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Dazey, William Boyd was born on September 23, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alva William and Emma Mayo (Boyd) Dazey.

Education

Student, University Illinois, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, Cumberland University, 1935.

Career

Partner firm, Godard & Dazey, Texas City, 1940-1958; consultant, Japan United Nations Association, Tokyo, 1958-1960; legal advisor, Japan Consul General, Houston, 1960-1986; partner, Dazey & Newey, Houston, 1970-1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1940.

Membership

Served to Second lieutenant United States Army, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas, National Order Battlefield Communications, Japan-American Society Houston (founder, past president), American Institute for International Steel (emeritus), Rotary, Torch Club, Phi Delta Theta.

Connections

Married Dolores Ann Melton, July 20, 1959. Children: Barbara Ann Dazey Lantos, William Melton, Thomas Sumner, Daniel Putnam, Johnathan Mayo.

father:
Alva William Dazey

mother:
Emma Mayo (Boyd) Dazey

spouse:
Dolores Ann Melton

child:
Daniel Putnam Dazey

child:
William Melton Dazey

child:
Barbara Ann Dazey Lantos Dazey

child:
Thomas Sumner Dazey

child:
Johnathan Mayo Dazey