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John Sayles Leach

John Sayles Leach, business executive. Member Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association, American Petroleum Institute (director, chairman study committee special projects.

Background

  • Leach, John Sayles was born on September 30, 1891 in Allen, Texas, United States. Son of Joseph D. and Mary Leach.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Baylor University, 1915. Doctor of Laws Baylor University, 1953.

    Career

    • With Texas corporation since 1916, vice president, 1938-1950, executive vice president, 1950-1952, president 1952, now Chairman of the Board. Director Seaboard Oil Corporation of Delaware, McColl-Frontenac Oil Limited company, National Bank of Commerce, Houston.

    Membership

    Member Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association, American Petroleum Institute (director, chairman study committee special projects.

    Connections

    • Married Daisy Ewing, July 2, 1929. Children: Patricia Anne, Mary Laura.
    • father: Joseph D.
    • mother: Mary Leach
    • spouse: Daisy Ewing
    • children: Patricia Anne Leach
    • Mary Laura Leach
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    Born September 30, 1891
    Died March 16, 1964
    (aged 72)
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