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Lawyer

Jerome Eldon Hemry, American lawyer. Bar: Oklahoma 1928. Board directors Family and Children's Service, 1939-1956. Member Oklahoma Association Municipal Attorneys (president 1956-1957), American, Oklahoma bar associations, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Lambda Chi Alpha.

Background

Hemry, Jerome Eldon was born on July 22, 1905 in Kirksville, Missouri, United States. Son of United States.G. and Rose M. (Plumb) Hemry.

Education

Oklahoma City University (Bachelor of Arts, 1926). University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor, 1928). Harvard University (Master of Laws, 1929).

Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif. Professor of Law, Central Oklahoma School of Law, 1931-1941, American Institute of Banking, 1930-1933. President, Oklahoma Association of Municipal Attorneys, 1956-1957.

Career

Partner Hemry & Hemry, Oklahoma City, 1931-1982, of counsel, from 1983. Professor law Central Oklahoma School Law, 1931-1941. Dean, professor law Langston University, 1948-1949.

Director, counsel American General Life Insurance Company Oklahoma, 1959-1979. President, general counsel General Construction Corporation, 1941-1945. Legislative counsel Oklahoma Chain Store Association, 1941-1944.

Member Board Conference Claimant's Oklahoma Annual Conference. Treasurer Oklahoma City S. District.

Achievements

  • Bar: Oklahoma 1928.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles legal journals.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

Views

The erroneous notion that one gender must strive against another cannot be accepted.

Membership

Board directors Family and Children's Service, 1939-1956. Member Oklahoma Association Municipal Attorneys (president 1956-1957), American, Oklahoma bar associations, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Lambda Chi Alpha. Clubs: Lions (Oklahoma City), Men's Dinner (Oklahoma City).

Connections

Married Martha L. Langston, August 1, 1934. Children: Jerome Louis, Kenneth Marshall.

father:
United States.G. Hemry

mother:
Rose M. (Plumb) Hemry

spouse:
Martha L. Langston

child:
Jerome Louis Hemry

child:
Kenneth Marshall Hemry