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Howard Joseph Whitehill

business executive.

Howard Joseph Whitehill, business executive. Member Petroleum Industry War Council, 1944-1945; Served as First lieutenant, 323d field artillery, 83d div., United States Army, World War I.; Member American Petroleum Institute, Independent Petroleum Association of America, National Stripper Well Association of America (president 1944-1945), Oklahoma Stripper Well Association (president and secretary), Phi Gamma Delta.; Mason (32°).

Background

Whitehill, Howard Joseph was born on May 9, 1894 in Knox, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Benjamin Franklin and Catherine (Donovan) Whitehill.

Education

Student Ohio State University, 1912-1914. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1916.

Career

In production of crude oil since 1919. President Whitehill Oil Corporation since 1927.

Membership

Member Petroleum Industry War Council, 1944-1945. Served as First lieutenant, 323d field artillery, 83d div., United States Army, World War I. Member American Petroleum Institute, Independent Petroleum Association of America, National Stripper Well Association of America (president 1944-1945), Oklahoma Stripper Well Association (president and secretary), Phi Gamma Delta.

Mason (32°).; Clubs: Harvard (president 1942-1946), Southern Hills Country, Tulsa (Oklahoma).

Connections

Married Ruth Allbritain, June 11, 1918. Children: Benjamin Franklin II, Howard Joseph.

father:
Benjamin Franklin Whitehill

mother:
Catherine (Donovan) Whitehill

spouse:
Ruth Allbritain

children:
Benjamin Franklin II Whitehill

Howard Joseph Whitehill