Fred G. Pollard
Fred G. Pollard
|29th Lieutenant Governor of Virginia|
January 15, 1966 – January 17, 1970
|Preceded by||Mills E. Godwin, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||J. Sargeant Reynolds|
|Member of the Virginia House of Delegates for Richmond City and Henrico|
January 8, 1964 – January 12, 1966
|Preceded by||None (himself)|
(as Delegate for Richmond City)
William F. Parkerson, Jr.
(as Delegate for Henrico)
|Succeeded by||E. B. Pendleton, Jr.|
|Member of the Virginia House of Delegates from Richmond City|
January 11, 1950 – January 8, 1964
|Preceded by||Walter L. Hopkins|
|Succeeded by||None (himself)|
Frederick Gresham Pollard
May 7, 1918
Lynchburg, Virginia, U.S.
|Died||July 7, 2003 (aged 85)|
Wythe County, Virginia, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Pauline Hull Staley|
|Alma mater||University of Virginia|
|Branch/service||United States Navy|
|Battles/wars||World War II|
Frederick Gresham Pollard (May 7, 1918 – July 7, 2003) of Richmond, Virginia was a lawyer and politician. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates and was the 29th Lieutenant Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Early life and family
Fred G. Pollard attended Richmond Public Schools and the Episcopal High School before enrolling at the University of Virginia. He graduated with a BA in 1940 and an LLB in 1942. During World War II, Pollard served in the United States Naval Reserve. He subsequently entered the practice of law and later joined the firm of Williams Mullen, with whom he continued to work throughout his life.
Pollard had a brother, Robert Nelson Pollard, Jr. and a sister, Mary Butler (Polly) Pollard Buford. He was married three times, with the marriages producing four children and four step-children.
He is buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia.
Pollard represented parts of Henrico County and Richmond in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1950 to 1965, when he was elected Lieutenant Governor. Pollard ran for governor in 1969, but lost in the Democratic primary.
- "Virginia House of Delegates: Session 1965: Pollard, Frederick G. (Fred)". generalassembly.gov. Commonwealth of Virginia. Retrieved 19 April 2016.
- Bernstein, Adam (10 July 2003). "Va. Lawmaker Fred G. Pollard Dies at 85". The Washington Post. Retrieved 19 April 2016.
Mills E. Godwin
| Lieutenant Governor of Virginia
J. Sargeant Reynolds
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