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Eugene Dubose Hill

Eugene Dubose Hill, business executive. Member board trustees University of Louisville.; Served as First lieutenant signal corps, United States Army, World War I.

Background

  • Hill, Eugene Dubose was born on March 2, 1889 in Washington, Georgia, United States. Son of William Merriwether and Susan Montgomery (Stokes) Hill.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute Technology, 1911.

    Career

    • With Southern Bell Tel. & Tel. Company, Atlanta, 1911-1922, now director. Assistant sales manager Louisville Cement Company, 1922-1929, vice-president, director, 1929-1939, president, member board of directors, from 1939, chairman board directors, from 1958.

      Director, member Executive Committee Federal Chemical Company, Louisville Textiles, Inc., First National Bank, Cave Hill Cemetery Company (all in Louisville). Director Industrial Foundation, Louisville.

    Membership

    Member board trustees University of Louisville. Served as First lieutenant signal corps, United States Army, World War I.

    Connections

    • Married Lila Robinson, October 6, 1921. Children: Lee Robinson, Eugene DuBose, William Speed.
    • father: William Merriwether Hill
    • mother: Susan Montgomery (Stokes) Hill
    • spouse: Lila Robinson
    • children: Lee Robinson Hill
    • Eugene DuBose Hill
    • William Speed Hill
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