William Bradley Umstead Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina, 1916. Legal education, Trinity College (Duke U.).
Bradley. Taught school, 1916-1917. Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1920. Prospective attorney Durham County Recorders Court, 1922-1926.
Solicitor 10th Judicial District of North Carolina, 1926-1933. Member 73d to 75th Congresses, 6th North Carolina District. United States senator, 1946-1948.
Governor of North Carolina since 1953. Trustee, Greater University of North Carolina.
Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.
Served with American Expeditionary Forces, World War I. Chairman State Democratic Executive Committee, 1944-1947. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion.
Married Merle Davis, September 5, 1929.