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Hugh Winfield Powers

merchant , banker

Hugh Winfield Powers, American merchant, banker. Mason.

Background

Powers, Hugh Winfield was born on October 15, 1860 in Dungannon, Virginia, United States. Son of Isaac Hartsock and Darinda Jane (Quillen) Powers.

Education

Educated grammar school, and high school for short time.

Career

Began in hardware business, at Bristol, Tennessee, 1890, became president Mitchell-Powers Hardware Company. President Bank of Bristol, since 1915. Director Intermountain Telephone Сompany.

Member board aldermen, Bristol, about 10 years President board of trustees Virginia Intermont College. Trustee Baptist Orphanage of Virginia. Vice president Bristol Chamber of Commerce.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Lona Reeder, September 14, 1887. Children: Mistress.

father:
Isaac Hartsock Powers

mother:
Darinda Jane (Quillen) Powers

spouse:
Lona Reeder

child:
Mrs Powers