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Chester Elbert Hatch

cotton manufacturer.

Chester Elbert Hatch, American cotton manufacturer.

Background

Hatch, Chester Elbert was born on February 21, 1882 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Elbert J. and Marion (Trull) Hatch.

Education

Student Furman U., Greenville, South Carolina., 1900-1901.

Career

1 son, Chester Elbert. Cotton mill operative Pelham, South Carolina., 1897-1898. Shipping clerk Pelham, South Carolina., 1898-1904.

Shipping clerk Brandon Corporation, cotton manufacturers, Greenville, South Carolina., 1904-1908, secretary, 1908-1914, general manager, 1914-1928, vice president and assistant treasurer, 1928-1935. President and treasurer, 1935-1947, Chairman of the Board since 1947. Director Peoples National Bank, Piedmont and Northern Railway Company, Camperdown Company, Piedmont Plush Mills, Textile Hall Corporation.

Membership

Clubs: Poinsett, Country (Greenville, South Carolina.).

Connections

Married Maybelle Sunderland, September 20, 1905.

father:
Elbert J. Hatch

mother:
Marion (Trull) Hatch

spouse:
Maybelle Sunderland