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William Sobieski Hildreth

William Sobieski Hildreth, American banker. Member Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta, Sigma Delta Chi.


  • Hildreth, William Sobieski was born on March 15, 1893 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Eugenius Augustus and Jane Neave (Brady) Hildreth.

  • Education

    • Student of University Virginia, 1910-1911. Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1915. Postgraduate Ohio State University, 1916-1917.


    • 1 son, Jonathan Zane. With Hazel-Atlas Glass Company, 1915-1917. President Rivanna Grocery Company, 1923-1927.

      Assistant to president Peoples National Bank of Central Virginia (merged Virginia National Bank, 1963), 1927-1930 vice president, 1930-1937, executive vice president 1937-1938, president, 1938, chairman 1938-1963, vice chairman, since 1963, also director, member Executive Committee. Chairman of the Board Cassco Corporation. Director Michie Company.

      President Natural Bridge of Virginia, Inc., Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation. President Virginia Student Aid Foundation, University of Virginia.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Gamma Delta, Sigma Delta Chi. Clubs: Red-Land, Farmington Country, Farmington Hunt (Charlottesville).


    • Married Elizabeth Michie, March 29, 1924 (deceased).; married second, Angelica F. Fraser, May 9, 1942. 1 child, Haidee Perkins.
    • father: Eugenius Augustus Hildreth
    • mother: Jane Neave (Brady) Hildreth
    • spouses: Elizabeth Michie
    • Angelica F. Fraser
    • child: Haidee Perkins Hildreth
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    Died September 5, 1966
    (aged 73)