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C. Thomas White

C. Thomas White, state supreme court justice. Bar: Nebraska. Served with United States Army, 1946-1947. Member of Elks, Knights of Columbus.

Background

  • White, C. Thomas was born on October 5, 1928 in Humphrey, Nebraska, United States. Son of John Ambrose and Margaret Elizabeth (Costello) White.

  • Education

    • Juris Doctor, Creighton University, 1952.

    Career

    • County attorney Platte County (Nebraska), Columbus, 1955-1965. Judge 21st District Court Nebraska, 1965-1977. Justice Nebraska Supreme Court, Lincoln, 1977-1998, chief justice, 1995-1998.

      Retired, 1998; of counsel Welch, White & Wolff, Omaha.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Nebraska.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1946-1947. Member of Elks, Knights of Columbus.

    Connections

    • Children from a previous marriage: Michaela, Thomas, Patrick. Married Lyn, September 15, 1995.
    • father: John Ambrose White
    • mother: Margaret Elizabeth (Costello) White
    • spouse: Lyn
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    Born October 5, 1928
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