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Vannoy Hartrog Manning

petroleum engineer

Vannoy Hartrog Manning, American petroleum engineer. Member central petroleum committee, National Democrat.; Mason.

Background

Manning, Vannoy Hartrog was born on December 15, 1861 in Horn Lake, Mississippi, United States. Son of Van H. and Mary Z. (Wallace) Manning.

Education

University of Mississippi, 1878-1881. Doctor of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1919.

Career

Civ. engineer with United States Geological Survey, 1886-1910. With bureau of Mines, Department of Interior, 1910, assistant director, 1911-1914, director, 1914-1920. Director research, American Petroleum Institute, 1920-1924.

Petroleum engineer Pan American Petroleum and Transportation Company, 1924-1925. Consultant petroleum engineer, 1926-1928. Director engineering and technical research, Petroleum Research Corporation, 1928-1930.

Construction engineering United States Bureau Mines. Also consultant petroleum engineer, Republic of Cuba.

Membership

Member central petroleum committee, National Democrat.

Connections

Married Emily S. Stevens, 1898. Children: Vannoy H., Oscar Stevens.

father:
Van H. Manning

mother:
Mary Z. (Wallace) Manning

spouse:
Emily S. Stevens

children:
Vannoy H. Manning

Oscar Stevens Manning