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Herschel Joseph Connally

Herschel Joseph Connally, American judge. Bar: Texas, 1964.

Background

  • Connally, Herschel Joseph was born on July 15, 1935 in San Angelo, Texas, United States. Son of Herschel Christian and Hazel Corinne (Faris) Connally.

  • Education

    • Student, Southwestern University, 1957. Student, San Antonio College, 1956. Student, University Texas, 1961.

      Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1964.

    Career

    • Practiced in Abilene, Texas, 1964. Odessa, since 1964; member firm Turpin, Smith, Dyer, Harman & Dawson, 1964-1974, partner, 1967-1974. Individual practice law, 1974-1977.

      County judge Ector County, Texas, 1975-1977. Judge 244th District Court, 1977-1998. Senior district judge, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas, 1964.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Connally. Children: Vella Katherine, Jennifer Robin, James Nutter, Julie Schlemeyer, Lynda Creech.
    • father: Herschel Christian Connally
    • mother: Hazel Corinne (Faris) Connally
    • spouse: Martha Connally
    • children: Vella Katherine Connally
    • Jennifer Robin Connally
    • James Nutter Connally
    • Julie Schlemeyer Connally
    • Lynda Creech Connally
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