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Clarence Hyde Cooke

banker.

Clarence Hyde Cooke, American banker. Member Hawaiian House of Representatives, many terms since 1913 (speaker of House, 1923, 27); member Hawaiian Senate, 1929-1931.

Background

Cooke, Clarence Hyde was born on April 17, 1876 in Honolulu, T.H. Son of Charles M. and Anna C. (Rice) Cooke.

Education

Preparatory education Punchon Academy. Matriculated at Yale, 1897.

Career

In banking business, Honolulu, since 1897. Became president Bank of Hawaii, 1909, now Chairman of the Board. Chairman board Cooke Trust Limited company.

Chairman of the Board Hawaiian Electric Сompany. Vice president Hawaiian Agricultural Company, Wailuku Sugar Company, Ewa Plantation Company, Waialua Agricultural Company. Director Mutual Telephone Сompany, Hilo Sugar Company, Olokele Sugar Company, etc.

Treasurer Molokai Ranch, Ltd.

Membership

Member Hawaiian House of Representatives, many terms since 1913 (speaker of House, 1923, 27). Member Hawaiian Senate, 1929-1931.

Connections

Married Lily Love, August 11, 1898, (died January 28, 1933). Married second, Elnora Sturgeon, July 10, 1936.

father:
Charles M. Cooke

mother:
Anna C. (Rice) Cooke

spouses:
Lily Love

Elnora Sturgeon