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Hugo Charles Songer, American Judge. Bar: Indiana 1960, United States District Court (southern and northern districts) Indiana, 1960. Recipient James Bethel Gresham award, Evansville Bar Association, 1969; named to Academy Law Alumni Fellows, Indiana U.Sch. Law, 1997. Active in past various civic organizations With United States Army, 1951-1954. Member Indiana Bar Association, Dubois County Bar Association.

Background

Songer, Hugo Charles was born on April 11, 1931 in Duff, Indiana, United States. Son of Hugo Elijah and Clarissa (Bretz) Songer.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Indiana U., 1958; Bachelor of Laws, Indiana U., 1960.

Career

Associate, Iglehart, Hewin & Songer, Evansville, Indiana, 1960-1981; partner, Nordhoffs & Songer, Jasper, Indiana, 1981-1984; circuit judge, Dubois Circuit Court, Jasper, 1985-1996.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1960, United States District Court (southern and northern districts) Indiana, 1960.

Membership

Active in past various civic organizations With United States Army, 1951-1954. Member Indiana Bar Association, Dubois County Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, nature.

Connections

Married Lillian Mae Chinn, October 13, 1979. Children: Julie, James.

father:
Hugo Elijah Songer

mother:
Clarissa (Bretz) Songer

spouse:
Lillian Mae Chinn

children:
Julie Songer

James Songer