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Lunsford Richardson Preyer

Biography of Lunsford Richardson Preyer

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Preyer
  • First Name: Lunsford
  • Middle Name: Richardson
  • Date of Birth: January , 11 , 1919
  • Place of Birth (POB): Greensboro , North Carolina (US-NC, NC, 37, N.C., N. Car)
  • Date of Death: April , 3 , 2001
  • Place of Death (POD): Greensboro , North Carolina (US-NC, NC, 37, N.C., N. Car)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Lunsford Richardson Preyer Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Middle District of North Carolina
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: John F. Kennedy ( Democratic )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 01/15/1962
  • Judicial Recess Appointment date: 10/07/1961
  • New Seat
  • Authorization legislation: 75 Stat. 80
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 01/15/1962
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 02/07/1962
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 02/07/1962
  • Commission Date: 02/17/1962
  • Date of Termination: 10/09/1963
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Resignation

Lunsford Richardson Preyer in the Law School

  • Name of School: Princeton University
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (A.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1941

Second Law School Attendance

  • Law Degree (Name of School): Harvard Law School
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1949

Lunsford Richardson Preyer Career Path


  • U.S. Navy, 1941-1946
  • Private practice, New York City, 1949-1950
  • Private practice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1951-1956
  • Judge, North Carolina Superior Court, 1956-1961
  • Candidate for governor, North Carolina, 1964
  • Senior vice president and trust officer, North Carolina National Bank, 1965-1968
  • U.S. representative from North Carolina, 1969-1981


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