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Charles Edward Dierker

Charles Edward Dierker, American lawyer. Bar: Oklahoma 1914. With United States Army, 1918-1919. Member American Legion (Commander Shawnee Post 1923), Shawnee C. of Chamber (board directors), Men's Dinner Club, Gibbons Dinner Club, Kiwanis (president 1950, lieutenant governor 1952), Knights of Columbus (state deputy 1920-1922), Elks (exalted ruler Shawnee lodge 1927).

Background

  • Dierker, Charles Edward was born on July 10, 1891 in Oklahoma City. Son of Bernard and Magdalena (Jerick) Dierker.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Draughons Business College, Oklahoma City.

    Career

    • Practiced, Shawnee, Oklahoma, 1914-1938. District attorney United States District Court (western district) Oklahoma, 1938-1947. Special counsel to governor Oklahoma, 1955-1959.

      Assistant attorney general Oklahoma, 1919.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Oklahoma 1914.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1918-1919. Member American Legion (Commander Shawnee Post 1923), Shawnee C. of Chamber (board directors), Men's Dinner Club, Gibbons Dinner Club, Kiwanis (president 1950, lieutenant governor 1952), Knights of Columbus (state deputy 1920-1922), Elks (exalted ruler Shawnee lodge 1927).

    Connections

    • Married Edna Margaret Wagner, June 28, 1922. Children: Helen Frances Dierker Holstead, John Wagner, Patricia Ann Dierker Kearney.
    • father: Bernard Dierker
    • mother: Magdalena (Jerick) Dierker
    • spouse: Edna Margaret Wagner
    • children: Helen Frances Dierker Holstead Dierker
    • John Wagner Dierker
    • Patricia Ann Dierker Kearney Dierker
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    Born July 10, 1891
    • 1914 - 1938
      Practice, d
      Shawnee, Kansas, United States
    • 1938 - 1947
      district attorney, United States District Court (western district) Oklahoma