Theodore W. Hukriede

Theodore Waldemar Hukriede (* November 9, 1878 in New Truxton, Warren County, Missouri, † April 14, 1945 in Warrenton, Missouri ) was an American politician. Between 1921 and 1923 he represented the State of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives.


Theodore Hukriede attended the public schools of his home, the Central Wesleyan College in Warrenton and the University of Missouri in Columbia. After a subsequent law studies and his 1903 was admitted to a lawyer, he began in Warrenton to work in this profession. Between 1904 and 1910 he was a prosecutor in the local Warren County. Within the district, he served from 1910 to 1920 as restructuring judge. He also appeared in the years 1916 to 1920 Chairman of the School Committee of Warrenton. At the same time he proposed as a member of the Republican Party launched a political career. Between 1900 and 1940 he was a delegate to a total of six regional Republican party days in Missouri. In 1916 and 1936 he also took part in the respective Republican National Conventions. Between 1916 and 1918 Hukriede belonged to the State Board of his party.

In the congressional elections of 1920 he was in the ninth constituency of Missouri in the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington DC chosen, where he became the successor of Champ Clark on March 4, 1921. Since he Democrat Clarence Cannon defeated in 1922, he was able to complete only one term in Congress until March 3, 1923. Between 1923 and 1933 Hukriede U.S. Marshal was for the eastern part of Missouri. He then practiced as a lawyer again. From 1942 until his death he was sitting as a deputy in the House of Representatives from Missouri.