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Reynold King Hughes

Reynold King Hughes, business executive. member American Chamber of Commerce (president, 10 yrs; member board 10 yrs.

Background

  • Hughes, Reynold King was born on April 10, 1890 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles William and Emma Paulina (Koenig) Hughes.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • With Wilson & Company, Chicago since 1904, representative, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1919-1948, president and general manager Frigorifici Wilson of Brazil, 1928-1948, vice president, Chicago since 1948, managing director, project to industrialize meat, foods, develop live stock program for Turkey since 1953. Director Sherwin-Williams of Brazil. Engaged in civil activities in Brazil.

      Member American Chamber of Commerce (president, 10 years). Organized American Graded School (member board 10 years). Director Nelson Rockefeller projects.

      Home: 89 Robsart Road, Kenilworth, Illinois Office: 41st and Ashland Avs., Chgo.

    Membership

    Member American Chamber of Commerce (president, 10 yrs. Member board 10 yrs.

    Connections

    • Married Edna Margaret Geyer, June 20, 1918 (deceased).; married second, Frances Ninde, December 5, 1944. Children: Dorothy May (Mistress.
    • father: Charles William Hughes
    • mother: Emma Paulina (Koenig) Hughes
    • spouses: Edna Margaret Geyer
    • Frances Ninde
    • child: Dorothy May (Mrs Hughes
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    Born April 10, 1890
    Died January, 1966
    (aged 75)
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