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Hance H. Cleland

business executive.

Hance H. Cleland, business executive.

Background

Cleland, Hance H. was born on October 4, 1884 in Campbell Hill, Illinois, United States. Son of James and Mary Jane (Carson) Cleland.

Education

Bachelor of Science Central Normal College, Danville, Indiana, 1906, Bachelor of Laws, 1906.

Career

Attorney General, State of Washington, 1916-1919, member Public Service Comm., 1919-1924. Private law practice, 1924-1938. President California Oregon Power Company, Medford, Oregon, 1938-1941.

President San Diego Gas & Electric Company, 1941-1946, Chairman of the Board, 1946-1949, retired President San Diego City and Company War Chest, 1942, San Diego Chamber of Commerce, 1943-1944, Pacific Coast Elec. Association, 1944-1945.

Membership

Clubs: San Diego, Country (San Diego), Cuyamaca.

Connections

Married Ethel Christine Anderson, June 24, 1914. Children: Grace Elizabeth, John Alexander, Hance H. Assistant.

father:
James Cleland

mother:
Mary Jane (Carson) Cleland

spouse:
Ethel Christine Anderson

children:
Grace Elizabeth Cleland

John Alexander Cleland

Hance H. Asst Cleland