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Lawyer

William Sharpless Derrick Woods, American lawyer. Member American, Virginia, Richmond bar associations, New York County Lawyers Association, Society Colonial Wars, National Audubon Society, Raven Society, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi.; Club: Commonwealth.

Background

Woods, William Sharpless Derrick was born on September 20, 1901 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel B. and Lucretia (Gilmore) Woods.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia 1924.

Career

Admitted to Virginia, New York bars. Practiced in Richmond, Virginia 1924-1928, New York City, 1929-1938. Partner firm McGuire, Woods & Battle, and predecessor firm, Richmond, Virginia, from 1938.

Membership

Member American, Virginia, Richmond bar associations, New York County Lawyers Association, Society Colonial Wars, National Audubon Society, Raven Society, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi. Club: Commonwealth.

Connections

Married Page Bird, April. Children: William Sharpless Derrick, Montgomery Bird.

father:
Samuel B. Woods

mother:
Lucretia (Gilmore) Woods

spouse:
Page Bird

children:
Montgomery Bird Woods

William Sharpless Derrick Woods