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congressman , lawyer

Richard Howard Ichord, American lawyer, former congressman. Bar: Missouri 1952. Served with A.C. United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Houston Chamber of Commerce C. Lodges: Masons; Odd Fellows.

Background

Ichord, Richard Howard was born on June 27, 1926 in Licking, Missouri, United States. Son of Richard Howard and Minda (Curtis) Ichord.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Missouri University, 1949. Juris Doctor, Missouri University, 1952.

Career

Instructor business law, University Missouri, 1950, 51; member firm, Lay & Ichord, Houston, Missouri, 1952-1956O; city attorney, Houston, 1952; member, Missouri House of Representatives, 1953; speaker pro tem, Missouri House of Representatives, 1957-1958; speaker, Missouri House of Representatives, 1959-1960; member, 87th-96th Congresses from 8th Missouri District president, Washington Industrial Team, Inc., 1980-1984; president, Legislation Associations International, 1985-1992; member firm, Lathrop, Koontz, Righter, Clagett & Norquist, 1980-1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1952.

Membership

Served with A.C. United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Houston Chamber of Commerce C. Lodges: Masons. Odd Fellows.

Connections

Married Millicent Murphy Koch. Children: Richard Howard, Pamela Lee, Kyle.

father:
Richard Howard Ichord

mother:
Minda (Curtis) Ichord

spouse:
Millicent Murphy Koch

child:
Richard Howard Ichord

child:
Pamela Lee Ichord

child:
Kyle Ichord