Log In

Eugene Elkin Jordan Edit Profile

judge

Eugene Elkin Jordan, American judge. Bar: Texas 1933. Member of National Conference Metropolitan Courts, Texas State Bar Association, American Business (High Point, North Carolina) (president 1965-1966), Elks.

Background

Jordan, Eugene Elkin was born on February 11, 1907 in Arkansas, United States. Son of Miles Elkin and Frances Cleveland (Montgomery) Jordan.

Education

Student, Abilene Christian University, 1924. Student, Texas Tech University, 1925—1926. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1933.

Career

Sole practice, Amarillo, Texas, 1945—1948. County judge Potter County, 1948—1955. District judge State of Texas, 1955—1975.

Retired, since 1975; senior judge 9th administrative judicial district Amarillo, 1981—1985. Sole practice, since 1985. With United States Navy.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1933.

Membership

Member of National Conference Metropolitan Courts, Texas State Bar Association, American Business (High Point, North Carolina) (president 1965-1966), Elks.

Connections

Married JoBillie Roberts Jordan, January 15, 1926 (divorced 1944). Married Virginia Louise Bennet, July 31, 1944. Children: Robert Eugene, David Miles, Julie Frances.

father:
Miles Elkin Jordan

mother:
Frances Cleveland (Montgomery) Jordan

spouse:
JoBillie Roberts Jordan

spouse:
Virginia Louise Bennet

child:
Robert Eugene Jordan

child:
David Miles Jordan

child:
Julie Frances Jordan