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Clayton H. Hyde

farmer.

Clayton H. Hyde, American farmer. Member Oklahoma State Council of Defense, World War.

Background

Hyde, Clayton H. was born on July 5, 1868 in De Kalb Company, Illinois, United States. Son of Herbert H. and Eliza (Kennedy) Hyde.

Education

Student Doane College, Crete, Nebraska, 1883-1886.

Career

Owner of farm of 800 acres under cultivation, Oklahoma. Democratic candidate for Congress, 8th District of Oklahoma, 1918. Supervisor of Census, 8th Oklahoma District, 1920.

President Eagle Chief Oil –°ompany. Vice president Shields Oil & Gas Company. Director Pioneer Oil Shale Company, Farmers Finance Company Vice president.

United States Grain Growers, Inc. Vice president Oklahoma Farmers Union for 6 years.

Membership

Member Oklahoma State Council of Defense, World War.

Connections

Married Rusha Messmore, of Alva, Oklahoma, June 1895.

father:
Herbert H. Hyde

mother:
Eliza (Kennedy) Hyde

spouse:
Rusha Messmore