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Hugh Briar Scott

Hugh Briar Scott, American steel executive. Member American Iron and Steel Institute, American Legion, Psi Upsilon.

Background

  • Scott, Hugh Briar was born on May 2, 1891 in Bridgeport, Ohio, United States. Son of Isaac MacBurney and Flora Belle (Dickerson) Scott.

  • Education

    • Graduate Hotchkiss School, 1909. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1913.

    Career

    • Wheeling (West Virginia) Steel and Iron Company, 1915-1920. With Wheeling Steel Corporation, 1920-1922, manager tin plate sales, 1923-1929, assistant general manager sales, 1929-1940, assistant vice president, 1940-1958, director, since 1947. Vice chairman board and director Scott Lumber Company, Bridgeport, Ohio, since 1947.

      Chairman of the Board and director Sharon (Pennsylvania) Tube corporation since 1947. Director Vice-President Steel Service, Inc., since 1947, Parkersburg Steel corporation since. 1947; Chairman of the Board and director National Bank of West Virginia, Wheeling, since 1949.

      Enlisted O.T.C., 1917. Second in command Lieutenant, Field Artillery, 1917. Served in American Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919, in all campaigns.

      Discharge rank of First lieutenant.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member American Iron and Steel Institute, American Legion, Psi Upsilon. Clubs: Fort Henry (Wheeling, West Virginia).

    Connections

    • Married Charlotte Winteur Thompson, June 2, 1920. Children: Marjorie T., Hugh Molecular and Cellular Biology., Charlotte E. With Wheeling Sheet and Tin Plate Company, Yorkville, Ohio, 1913-1915.
    • father: Isaac MacBurney Scott
    • mother: Flora Belle (Dickerson) Scott
    • spouse: Charlotte Winteur Thompson
    • children: Marjorie T. Scott
    • Hugh Molecular and Cellular Biology. Scott
    • Charlotte E. With Wheeling Sheet and Tin Plate Company Scott
    • Yorkville Scott
    • Ohio Scott
    • 1913-1915 Scott
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    Born March 2, 1891
    Died February 2, 1960
    (aged 68)
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