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Hugh Mckennan Landon

banker , utilities executive.

Hugh Mckennan Landon, American banker, utilities executive. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Landon, Hugh Mckennan was born on June 22, 1867 in Muscatine, Iowa, United States. Son of George Washington and Emily Alice (Reeves) Landon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1892. Doctor of Laws, Wabash (Indiana) College, 1930, Indiana University, 1931. Doctor of Letters, Rose Polytechnic Institute, 1941.

Career

Deceased), Mistress Alice Rives Sawyer, Mistress Margaret McLean Delaplane. Married second, Jessie (Spalding) Walker, April 10, 1920 (died June 26, 1930). With Manufacturers Natural Gas Company, 1892-1902, Indianapolis Water Company, 1902-1912.

Chairman of board and chairman of the executive committee Fletcher Trust corporation since 1920. Director State Life Insurance Company, Electric Steel Castings Company, Armstrong-Landon Company, Crown Hill Cemetery Association, and other corporations President Associated Harvard Clubs, 1907-1908. President Harvard Alumni Association, 1938-1939.

Director National Recreation Association, Boys’ Club Association, Community Fund of Indianapolis. President James Whitcomb Riley Memorial Association.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Harvard (New York).

Connections

Married Suzette Merrill Davis, November 22, 1892 (died December 1918).; married second, Jessie (Spalding) Walker, April. Children: Mistress.

father:
George Washington Landon

mother:
Emily Alice (Reeves) Landon

spouses:
Suzette Merrill Davis

Jessie

child:
Mrs Landon