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Charles Folsom Hatfield

oil industry executive , fraternal organization administrator

Charles Folsom Hatfield, oil industry executive, fraternal organization administrator. Member International Association Convention Bureaus (ex-president), National Association Commercial Organisation Sections and over 100 nat., state civic and commercial orgns.; Member Chamber of Commerce of the United States; Mason. Church organist more than 25 years Leader in effort to establish a United States travel commission.

Background

Hatfield, Charles Folsom was born on May 2, 1862 in Warren, Ohio, United States. Son of Deming Niles and Adelia M. (Gay) Hatfield.

Education

Education high school, Cleveland, O. Student organ under Professor Frank Bassett, president Cleveland Conservatory of Music.

Career

With Standard Oil Corporation, Cleveland and New York, 1881-1889, Waters-Pierce Oil Corporation (S.O. Company subdivision), St. Louis, 1889-1904. Founder, and secretary Western Review (fraternal publn.), St. Louis and Chicago, 1904-1922. Eastern representative San Francisco Exposition, 1913-1915.

Secretary St. Louis Convention, Publicity and Tourist Bureau, since 1916. Prominent many years in fraternal orgns. Secretary and treasurer Missouri Fraternal Congress 11 years Prominent officially in Louisiana Pur.

Exposition and secretary National Fraternal Sanitarium for Tuberculosis.

Membership

Member International Association Convention Bureaus (ex-president), National Association Commercial Organisation Sections and over 100 nat., state civic and commercial orgns. Member Chamber of Commerce of the United States. Mason. Church organist more than 25 years Leader in effort to establish a United States travel commission.

Connections

Married Mary Williams, October 1, 1885.

father:
Deming Niles Hatfield

mother:
Adelia M. (Gay) Hatfield

spouse:
Mary Williams