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Patrick Calhoun

Patrick Calhoun, American transportation executive. Served as aviation cadet to Second lieutenant United States Army, air service, 1917-1919. American Expeditionary Force.

Background

  • Calhoun, Patrick was born on April 30, 1891 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Son of Patrick and Sally Porter (Williams) Calhoun.

  • Education

    • Student Taft School, 1907-1912. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1915.

    Career

    • ; married second Mistress Lucy Gayle Kelly, November 15, 1937 (deceased 1940). Step-children—William C. Kelly, Gayle Kelly (Mistress Edw. A. Schaefer, Junior).

      Married 3d Louise Campbell Foster, February 28, 1944. 1 stepson, James Campbell Foster. Coal and oil operator, 1913-1917.

      Coal and river transportation, Frankfort, Kentucky, 1919-1922, Louisville, from 1922. Vice president American Commercial Barge Line Company, 1927, president, 1935-1957. Chairman, 1957-1960, also president of subsidiaries including Jeffersonville Boat & Machine Company.

      Director Inland Waterways from 1929.

    Membership

    Served as aviation cadet to Second lieutenant United States Army, air service, 1917-1919. American Expeditionary Force.

    Connections

    • Married Lucy Botts, May 30, 1924 (deceased.; married second Mistress.; married 3d Louise Campbell Foster, February 28, 1944.
    • father: Patrick Calhoun
    • mother: Sally Porter (Williams) Calhoun
    • spouses: Lucy Botts
    • 2d Mistress
    • 3d Louise Campbell Foster
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    Born April 30, 1891
    Died October 14, 1983
    (aged 92)
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