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James Jarrell Pickle Edit Profile

also known as Jake Pickle

Congressman

James Jarrell Pickle, American former congressman. Josip Juraj (Jake) Pickle Conference Center named in his honor University Texas, Austin, 1987, research campus named in his honor, 1994.

Background

Pickle, James Jarrell was born on October 11, 1913 in Roscoe, Texas, United States. Son of J.B. and Mary Pickle.

Education

Bachelor, University Texas.

Career

Area director, National Youth Administration, 1938-1941;co-organizer, Station KVET-Radio, Austinmember, 88th-103rd Congresses from 10th Texas district, Washington, District of Columbia, 1963-1994;member, ways and means committee, subcommittee oversight, social securitychairman, oversight subcommitteedirector, Texas Democratic Executive Committee, 1957-1961;member, Texas Employment Commission, 1961-1963.

Connections

Married Beryl Bolton McCarroll. Children: Peggy, Dick McCarroll, Graham McCarroll.

father:
J.B. Pickle

mother:
Mary Pickle

spouse:
Beryl Bolton McCarroll

children:
Peggy Pickle

Dick McCarroll Pickle

Graham McCarroll Pickle