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Arthur B. Hill

Arthur B. Hill, American insurance company executive.

Background

  • Hill, Arthur B. was born on September 17, 1879 in Hillsboro, Arkansas, United States. Son of Warren J. and Louanna (Alphin) Hill.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Ouchita College, 1904. Studied summer, University of Chicago, A.M., Teachers College (Columbia), 1922.

    Career

    • Teacher, rural schools, Arkansas, 1899-1903, public schools, El Dorado, 1905-1907. Principal high school, Texarkana, 1907-1909, Hot Springs, 1909-1911, Little Rock, 1910-1917. State high school inspector, Arkansas, 1917-1923.

      State director vocational education, 1917-1927. State superintendent of schools, 1923-1927. Commissioner Department of Public Utilities, State of Arkansas, 1941-1945.

      Was president Ouchita College. Executive secretary Arkansas Taxpayers Association. With Union Central Life Insurance Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Connections

    • Married Mary B. Lakenan, July 6, 1910. Children: Martha Winifred, Billy Jean.
    • father: Warren J. Hill
    • mother: Louanna (Alphin) Hill
    • spouse: Mary B. Lakenan
    • children: Martha Winifred Hill
    • Billy Jean Hill
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