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Arthur Middleton Hughes

Arthur Middleton Hughes, American petroleum executive. Served with United States Army, World War I.; Mason (32 degree).

Background

  • Hughes, Arthur Middleton was born on April 7, 1889 in Holland, Texas, United States. Son of Samuel Alexander and Mary Lula (Smith) Hughes.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools, Temple, Texas.

    Career

    • Employed by Southwestern Oil Corporation, 1904-1906, Watters Pierce Oil Corporation, 1906-1918, Cities Service Oil Corporation, 1918-1928. With Phillips Petroleum Company from 1928, at Amarillo, Texas, 1928-1932, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, from 1932, vice president in charge of sales from 1937, member board directors from 1938.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, World War I. Mason (32 degree).; Clubs: Hillcrest Country (Bartlesville).

    Connections

    • Married Elsie Tyson, June 6, 1921. Children: Sara Beth, Anna Marie, Robert Samuel, John Frederick.
    • father: Samuel Alexander Hughes
    • mother: Mary Lula (Smith) Hughes
    • spouse: Elsie Tyson
    • children: Sara Beth Hughes
    • Anna Marie Hughes
    • Robert Samuel Hughes
    • John Frederick Hughes
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