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Gadola family of Flint, Michigan

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  Paul Victor Gadola (1887-1968) — also known as Paul V. Gadola — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Corunna, Shiawassee County, Mich., February 22, 1887. Republican. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during World War I; circuit judge in Michigan 7th Circuit, 1929-59; appointed 1929; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from 13th Senatorial District, 1961-62. Catholic. Member, American Legion; Forty and Eight; American Bar Association; Elks; Eagles; Civitan; Optimist Club. Died in 1968 (age about 81 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Gadola and Ellen (Cotter) Gadola; married, June 19, 1928, to Ann Elizabeth Murphy; father of Paul Victor Gadola Jr. (1929-2014) and Thomas Laurence Gadola.
  Political family: Gadola family of Flint, Michigan.
  Paul Victor Gadola Jr. (1929-2014) — also known as Paul V. Gadola, Jr. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Flint, Genesee County, Mich., July 21, 1929. Republican. Lawyer; member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1959; candidate for Michigan state senate 13th District, 1960; candidate for Michigan State University board of trustees, 1976, 1978; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1984; U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Michigan, 1998-2001; took senior status 2001. Member, Federalist Society; American Bar Association; Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Died, in Burcham Hills Retirement Community, East Lansing, Ingham County, Mich., December 26, 2014 (age 85 years, 158 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Paul Victor Gadola (1887-1968); brother of Thomas Laurence Gadola.
  Political family: Gadola family of Flint, Michigan.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Thomas Laurence Gadola (1933-2003) — also known as Thomas L. Gadola — of Grand Blanc, Genesee County, Mich. Born January 6, 1933. Lawyer; probate judge in Michigan, 1977-2003. Died while attending a University of Michigan football game, Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich., September 27, 2003 (age 70 years, 264 days). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, Grand Blanc, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Paul Victor Gadola; brother of Paul Victor Gadola Jr. (1929-2014).
  Political family: Gadola family of Flint, Michigan.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
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