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Charles A. Halleck Edit Profile

Congressman , Lawyer

Charles A. Halleck, American lawyer, former congressman. Bar: Indiana 1924. Permanent chairman, Republican national convention, 1960. With Infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Letion, Columbia Club (Indianapolis), Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Theta P, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Halleck, Charles A. was born on August 22, 1900 in De Motte, Indiana, United States. Son of Abraham and Lura I. (Luce) Halleck.

Education

AB cum laude, Indiana University, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Indiana University, 1924.

Career

Private practice, Rensselaer, Indiana. Prosecuting attorney 30th Judicial Circuit, 1924-1934. Member 74th -90th Congresses from 2d Indiana District.

Minority leader 86th to 88th Congresses.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1924.

Membership

Permanent chairman, Republican national convention, 1960. With Infantry, United States Army, World War I. Member American Letion, Columbia Club (Indianapolis), Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Theta P, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Blanche A. White, June 15, 1927. Children: Charles White, Patricia.

father:
Abraham Halleck

mother:
Lura I. (Luce) Halleck

spouse:
Blanche A. White

children:
Charles White Halleck

Patricia Halleck