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Hayden Wilson Head Edit Profile

Lawyer

Hayden Wilson Head, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1937. Decorated Distinguished Flying Cross, Air medal with 9 oak leaf clusters; recipient Distinguished Alumnus award Austin College, 1977, University Texas 1984, Distinguished Alumnus award University Texas at Austin, 1984, Presidential Citation University Texas at Austin, 1987.

Background

Head, Hayden Wilson was born on February 6, 1915 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of Hayden Wilson and Ruth (Bulloch) Head.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Austin College, 1934;Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1937.

Career

Senior partner, Head & Kendrick and predecessor firms, Corpus Christi, 1955-1987. Advisory director First City Bank, Corpus Christi, chairman trust committee, 1963-1978.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1937.

Membership

President Nueces County chapter American Red Cross, 1948-1949, United Community Services of Corpus Christi, 1962. Chairman Airport Advisory Board City Corpus Christi, 1956-1986, chairman Joint Airport Zoning Board City Corpus Christi and Nueces County, 1979-1981. Trustee Spohn Hospital, 1970-1987.

Member executive committee Coastal Bend Council Governments, 1970-1987, chairman, 1973. Served to captain USSAF, 1941-1945. Fellow Texas Bar Foundation, American Bar Foundation.

Member American Bar Association, Nueces County Bar Association, State Bar of Texas (chairman mineral law section 1954-1955), Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce (chairman area development committee 1982-1987).

Connections

Married Marshall Elmore, July 2, 1938 (divorced). 1 child, Hayden W. Junior. Married Annie Blake Morgan, June 15, 1950.

father:
Hayden Wilson Head

mother:
Ruth (Bulloch) Head

spouse:
Marshall Elmore

spouse:
Annie Blake Morgan

child:
Hayden W. Junior Head