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Ben C. Connally, American judge. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.; Member American, Texas and Houston bar associations.

Background

Connally, Ben C. was born on December 28, 1909 in Marlin, Texas, United States. Son of Tom and Louise (Clarkson) Connally.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Texas, 1930, Bachelor of Laws, 1933. LL. M., Harvard, 1934.

Career

Admitted to bar. Texas, 1933. Practiced as member firm Sewell, Taylor, Morris & Connally, Houston, 1934-1942, Butler & Binion, 1945-1949. United States district judge, southern district of Texas, 1949-1975, senior judge.

Politics

Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

Views

The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American, Texas and Houston bar associations.

Connections

Married Sarah Nell Allen, September 27, 1937. Children: Tom, Louise.

father:
Tom Connally

mother:
Louise (Clarkson) Connally

spouse:
Sarah Nell Allen

children:
Tom Connally

Louise Connally