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Charles A. Halleck

Charles A. Halleck, American lawyer, former congressman. Bar: Indiana 1924. Permanent chairman, Republican national convention, 1960. With Infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Letion, Columbia Club (Indianapolis), Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Theta P, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

  • Halleck, Charles A. was born on August 22, 1900 in De Motte, Indiana, United States. Son of Abraham and Lura I. (Luce) Halleck.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Indiana University, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana University, 1924.

    Career

    • Private practice, Rensselaer, Indiana. Prosecuting attorney 30th Judicial Circuit, 1924-1934. Member 74th -90th Congresses from 2d Indiana District.

      Minority leader 86th to 88th Congresses.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Indiana 1924.

    Membership

    Permanent chairman, Republican national convention, 1960. With Infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Letion, Columbia Club (Indianapolis), Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Theta P, Phi Delta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Blanche A. White, June 15, 1927. Children: Charles White, Patricia.
    • father: Abraham Halleck
    • mother: Lura I. (Luce) Halleck
    • spouse: Blanche A. White
    • children: Charles White Halleck
    • Patricia Halleck
    Charles A. Halleck
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    Born August 22, 1900
    Died March 4, 1986
    (aged 85)
    Nationality
    • 1922
      Indiana University
    • 1924
      Indiana University
    • 1924 - 1934
      prosecuting attorney, 30th Judicial Circuit