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Carl Ferdinand Andre

Carl Ferdinand Andre, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1966, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1966, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1977, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.

Background

  • Andre, Carl Ferdinand was born on April 16, 1929 in Terry, Mississippi, United States. Son of Andreas Ferdinand and Mittie Theresa (Slyhart) Andre.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English, University Mississippi, 1950. Master of Science in Journalism, Louisiana State University, 1952. Bachelor of Laws, Mississippi College, 1966.

    Career

    • Assistant to director Louisiana Press Association Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1950-1952. Editor, writer public relations department Texas Eastern Transmission Corporation, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1953-1955. Director advertising and public relations J.W. Underwood & Company, Jackson, Mississippi, 1955-1957.

      Account executive, writer editor Godwin Advertising Agency, 1957-1967. Senior staff member, head governmental services Mississippi Research and Development Center, 1967-1969. Assistant attorney general, special assistant attorney general State of Mississippi, 1969-1972.

      Partner Perry, Crockett, Morrison & Starling, 1972-1977. Private practice law, from 1978. Instructor Universities Center, Jackson, part-time, 1959-1968.

      General counsel University Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, 1972-1984, lecturer law, 1972-1984.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Mississippi 1966, United States District Court (southern district) Mississippi 1966, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1977, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.

    Works

    • Author: Mississippi: The Land, The People, The Economy, The Government, 1968.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association, Hinds County Bar Association, Mississippi History Society, Mensa, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Hutcheson Yerger, August 4, 1951. Children: Sigrid Elizabeth, Carl Ferdinand Yerger, Sarah Hester.
    • father: Andreas Ferdinand Andre
    • mother: Mittie Theresa (Slyhart) Andre
    • spouse: Martha Hutcheson Yerger
    • children: Sigrid Elizabeth Andre
    • Carl Ferdinand Yerger Andre
    • Sarah Hester Andre
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    Born April 16, 1929
    Died July 22, 2008
    (aged 79)
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