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County official , executive , Lawyer

William Roderick MacDougall, American lawyer, county official. Bar: California 1941, United States District Court (northern district) California 1941, United States Supreme Court 1950. Member of California County Planning Commissioners Association (director 1981-1984), American Planning Association, National Association County and Prospective Attorneys (honorary).

Background

MacDougall, William Roderick was born on May 14, 1914 in Nevada City, California, United States. Son of William Stewart and Ethel Martha (Hutchison) McDougall.

Education

Associate of Arts, Sacramento City College, 1932. Student, University California-Berkeley, 1933—1934. Juris Doctor, University Pacific, 1941.

Career

Bar: California 1941, United States District Court (northern district) California 1941, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1950. Library page California State Library, Sacramento, 1932-1933. Senior auditor Office of Controller, State of California, Sacramento, 1934-1937.

Chief bureau of collections California Social Welfare Department, Sacramento, 1937-1942. General counsel County Suprs. Association California, Sacramento, 1946-1970.

Executive director United States Intergovt. Relations Commission, Washington, 1970-1975. Planning commissioner County of Orange, Santa Ana, California, 1976-1984.

Chief counsel California Alcoholic Beverage Control Appeals Board, 1984-1992. Executive director California County Government Education Foundation,1965-1969. Chairman home rule committee National Association Counties, 1963-1967.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1941, United States District Court (northern district) California 1941, United States Supreme Court 1950.

Membership

Member of California County Planning Commissioners Association (director 1981-1984), American Planning Association, National Association County and Prospective Attorneys (honorary).

Connections

Married Carol Bernie Keane MacDougall, May 1, 1937. Children: Marcia MacDougall Williams, James Stewart.

father:
William Stewart McDougall

mother:
Ethel Martha (Hutchison) McDougall

spouse:
Carol Bernie Keane MacDougall

children:
Marcia MacDougall Williams MacDougall

James Stewart MacDougall