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Allen Burroughs Hannay

Biography of Allen Burroughs Hannay

Biographic Details

  • Family Name (Surname): Hannay
  • First Name: Allen
  • Middle Name: Burroughs
  • Date of Birth: February , 14 , 1892
  • Place of Birth (POB): Hempstead , Texas (US-TX, 48, Tex., Texas, Tx.)
  • Date of Death: October , 22 , 1983
  • Place of Death (POD): Houston , Texas (US-TX, 48, Tex., Texas, Tx.)
  • Gender Identity: Male
  • Race or Ethnicity: White

Allen Burroughs Hannay Court Service Information

  • Court Name: United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • Court Type: United States District Court
  • Appointment under the Presidency of: Franklin D. Roosevelt ( Democratic )
  • Judge Nomination vote date (as recorded in the Senate Executive Journal): 07/16/1942
  • Seat vacated by: Allred , James V.
  • Referral of Nominations to Judiciary Committee Date: 07/16/1942
  • Committee action: Reported With Recommendation
  • Committee action date: 08/03/1942
  • Senate voice vote?: Yes
  • Senate vote Date (Confirmation Date): 08/06/1942
  • Commission Date: 08/12/1942
  • Date of Service as Chief Judge (begin): 1954
  • Termination of Service as Chief Judge (Date): 1962
  • Retirement from Active Service: 08/06/1975
  • Date of Termination: 10/22/1983
  • Termination of function of Judge (specific reason): Death

Allen Burroughs Hannay in the Law School

  • Name of School: University of Texas School of Law
  • Degree: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)
  • Law Degree Year: 1913

Allen Burroughs Hannay Career Path


  • Private practice, Hempstead, Texas, and Houston, Texas, 1913-1930
  • Judge, Waller County [Texas] Court, 1915-1917
  • Judge, Texas District Court, One Hundred and Thirteenth Judicial District, 1930-1942


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