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Jerald Howard Bartley Edit Profile

Geologist , operator

Jerald Howard Bartley, British Remote sensing exploration, independent oil operator, geologist. Achievements include patents in field. Member of Texas Academy of Sciences, Texas Indiana Producers and Royalty Owners Association, Mid-Continents Oil and Gas Association, Indiana Petroleum Association America, Society Indiana Professional Earth Scientists.

Background

Bartley, Jerald Howard was born on November 25, 1913 in Springtown, Texas, United States. Son of Hugh Thomas and Emma (Johnson) Bartley.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, University Texas, 1937. Postgraduate, University Texas, 1938.

Career

Geologist United States Geological Survey, 1937—1938, Texas University Lands, Midland, 1938—1949. Consultant geologist, independent oil operator, since 1949. Executive vice president, chief geologist Texas American Oil Corporation, 1955—1966.

Partner Autograph Driltime Corporation, 1961—1966, Broxson-Bartley Insurance Agency, Midland, 1966—1969. Vice president, director Pacific Union Gas Company, 1961—1966, Western Oil Shale Corporation, Midland, 1964—1972. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Member of Texas Academy of Sciences, Texas Indiana Producers and Royalty Owners Association, Mid-Continents Oil and Gas Association, Indiana Petroleum Association America, Society Indiana Professional Earth Scientists.

Connections

Married Bernice Odelia Lonsdorf, January 6, 1946. Children: Bruce Howard, Steven Charles, Ann Marie.

father:
Hugh Thomas Bartley

mother:
Emma (Johnson) Bartley

spouse:
Bernice Odelia Lonsdorf

child:
Bruce Howard Bartley

child:
Steven Charles Bartley

child:
Ann Marie Bartley