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William Morris Maier, American lawyer. Member American, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia bar associations; Member Society of Friends.

Background

Maier, William Morris was born on June 11, 1909 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Paul D.I. and Anna (Shinn) Maier.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Haverford College, 1931, Doctor of Laws, 1972. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1935.

Career

Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1936. With International Grenfell Association, Labrador, 1931-1932. Partner firm Cahall & Maier, Philadelphia, 1936-1942, 45-48.

With American Friends Service Committee, Hawaii, 1942-1945. Associate William Nelson West 3d, Philadelphia, 1948-1954, MacCoy, Evans and Lewis, 1954-1982. Director Friends Fiduciary Corporation Trustee Philadelphia Friends Yearly Meeting, Westtown School.

Board of managers Haverford College, 1938-1982, treasurer, 1949-1975. Trustee Cheyney State College, 1941-1968, chairman, 1947-1968. Treasurer Ludwick Institute, 1956, University Settlements, 1945-1982, Friends Freedmens Association, 1954-1982.

Board of managers American Friends Service Committee, 1953-1969, American Sunday School Union, 1937-1969. Trustee International Grenfell Association, 1948-1982, vice chairman, 1963-1967, chairman, 1967-1975. President Friends Education Fund.

Membership

Member American, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia bar associations. Member Society of Friends. Clubs: Philadelphia Skating (Philadelphia), Rittenhouse (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Margaret Clarke Waterman, August 14, 1943. Children: James Hollingsworth, Anthony Morris.

father:
Paul D.I. Maier

mother:
Anna (Shinn) Maier

spouse:
Margaret Clarke Waterman

child:
James Hollingsworth Maier

child:
Anthony Morris Maier