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Rush Molland Greenslade

Rush Molland Greenslade, business executive. member of the board of director Tulsa Community Chest, Philbrook Art Museum; Member American Petroleum Institute, Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, S.A.R., Newcomen Society, Tulsa Bibliophiles.

Background

  • Greenslade, Rush Molland was born on June 24, 1885 in Lima, Ohio, United States. Son of James Molland and Margaret (Taggert) Greenslade.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Ohio State University, 1906. Student Western Reserve Law School, 1907.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar of Ohio, 1908, Oklahoma, 1909. Practiced law Muskogee, Oklahoma, 1908-1914. Lawyer Gypsy Oil Corporation, 1914-1923, assistant to vice president, 1923-1926.

      Vice president (now Gulf Oil Corporation), Gulf Pipe Line Company of Oklahoma (now Gulf Refining Company) since 1926, Canadian Gulf Oil Corporation, retired 1950.

    Works

    • Author: chapter VI, “Elements of the Petroleum Industry,” 1941.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of the board of director Tulsa Community Chest, Philbrook Art Museum. Member American Petroleum Institute, Mid-Continent Oil & Gas Association, American Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, S.A.R., Newcomen Society, Tulsa Bibliophiles. Clubs: Tulsa, Southern Hills Country.

    Connections

    • Married Jessie Varley, August, 1912. Children: Sara Jane (Mistress.
    • father: James Molland Greenslade
    • mother: Margaret (Taggert) Greenslade
    • spouse: Jessie Varley
    • child: Sara Jane (Mrs Greenslade
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    Born June 24, 1885
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