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William Arthur Hicks

William Arthur Hicks, American banker. Member advisory committee Little Rock office. Reconstruction Finance Corporation Former president Arkansas Children’s Home Society (erected $200,000 free hospital for crippled children); Member American Bankers Association (executive council), Arkansas Bankers Association (president 1923).; Mason.

Background

  • Hicks, William Arthur was born on October 12, 1880 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. Son of William Henry and Mary Oliia (Diehl) Hicks.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • ; children—Marian, Nellie Louise. Stenographer, 1898-1899. Railroad accountant, 1900-1904.

      Chief clerk and system organizer for Waters, Pierce Oil Corporation, 1905-1906. Credit and sales manager H. W. Johns-Manville Company, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1907-1908. Returned to Little Rock and engaged in banking business since 1913.

      Now chairman Peoples National Bank.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member advisory committee Little Rock office. Reconstruction Finance Corporation Former president Arkansas Children’s Home Society (erected $200,000 free hospital for crippled children). Member American Bankers Association (executive council), Arkansas Bankers Association (president 1923).

    Connections

    • Married Nellie Miller, November 6, 1901 (deceased. Children: Marian, Nellie Louise.
    • father: William Henry Hicks
    • mother: Mary Oliia (Diehl) Hicks
    • spouse: Nellie Miller
    • children: Marian Hicks
    • Nellie Louise Hicks
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    Born October 12, 1880
    Died June 22, 1952
    (aged 71)
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