William Floyd Weld, Governor
|Birthplace:||Smithtown, Suffolk, NY, USA|
Son of David Low Weld and Mary Blake Weld
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About William Floyd Weld, Governor
Wikipedia Biographical Summary:
"...William Floyd Weld (born July 31, 1945, in Smithtown, New York) is a former governor of the US state of Massachusetts. He served as that state's 68th governor from 1991 to 1997. From 1981 to 1988, he was a federal prosecutor in the United States Justice Department. In November 2006, he rejoined the international law firm of McDermott Will & Emery as a partner in its New York office.."
"...Weld's father David (1911–1972) was an investment banker; his mother was Mary Floyd Weld (1913–1986) was a descendant of William Floyd who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence. His siblings are Dr. Francis "Tim" Weld, David Weld (d. 2005), and Anne (m. Collins)..."
"...He served for five years as United States Attorney in Massachusetts..."
"...In 1990, Weld won the Republican nomination for governor of Massachusetts..."
SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'William Weld', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 23 October 2011, 14:36 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=William_Weld&oldid=456986296> [accessed 26 October 2011]