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Hugh Winfield Powers

Hugh Winfield Powers, American merchant, banker. Mason.

Background

  • Powers, Hugh Winfield was born on October 15, 1860 in Dungannon, Virginia, United States. Son of Isaac Hartsock and Darinda Jane (Quillen) Powers.

  • Education

    • Educated grammar school, and high school for short time.

    Career

    • Began in hardware business, at Bristol, Tennessee, 1890, became president Mitchell-Powers Hardware Company. President Bank of Bristol, since 1915. Director Intermountain Telephone Сompany.

      Member board aldermen, Bristol, about 10 years President board of trustees Virginia Intermont College. Trustee Baptist Orphanage of Virginia. Vice president Bristol Chamber of Commerce.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Mason.

    Connections

    • Married Lona Reeder, September 14, 1887. Children: Mistress.
    • father: Isaac Hartsock Powers
    • mother: Darinda Jane (Quillen) Powers
    • spouse: Lona Reeder
    • child: Mrs Powers
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    Born October 15, 1860
    Died March, 1938
    (aged 77)
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