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Leon A. Piguet

Leon A. Piguet, American chemical engineer, farmer. Member Holstein Friesian Association American, since 1936, board directors, 1949-1957, vice president, 1957-1958, president, 1959-1960.; Member American Chemical Society, New York Holstein Friesian Association (president 1949-1950), Western New York Holstein.

Background

  • Piguet, Leon A. was born on July 2, 1894 in S. Hannibal, New York, United States. Son of Frank A. and Anna E. (Upcraft) Piguet.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Syracuse University, 1915.

    Career

    • Chemical engineer National Aniline div. Allied Chemical Company, 1915-1960, manager Buffalo plant 1942-1946, consultant, since 1900. Engaged in farming, E. Aurora, New York, since 1935.

    Politics

    God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.

    Religion

    Our faith rests not on our own feelings, but on the promises of a faithful God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.

    Membership

    Member Holstein Friesian Association American, since 1936, board directors, 1949-1957, vice president, 1957-1958, president, 1959-1960. Member American Chemical Society, New York Holstein Friesian Association (president 1949-1950), Western New York Holstein.

    Connections

    • Married Grace A. Hess, July 15, 1916.; married second, Grace U. Smith, February 3, 1951. Children: Leon R., Doris (Mistress.
    • father: Frank A. Piguet
    • mother: Anna E. (Upcraft) Piguet
    • spouses: Grace A. Hess
    • Grace U. Smith
    • children: Leon R. Piguet
    • Doris (Mrs Piguet
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    Born July 2, 1894
    Died August 31, 1962
    (aged 68)
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