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Howard Robard Hughes, Sr
Birth: Sep. 9, 1869
Lancaster
Schuyler County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1924
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Inventor. The father of Howard Hughes Jr., he invented the 64 tooth drill bit used to cut through hard rock while drilling for oil, it is still used today. The wealth he accumulated went to his son. (bio by: mike) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Felix Turner Hughes (1837 - 1926)
  Jean Amelia Summerlin Hughes (1842 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Allene Gano Hughes (1883 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Howard Robard Hughes (1905 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Greta Hughes Witherspoon (1866 - 1916)*
  Howard Robard Hughes (1869 - 1924)
  Rupert Raleigh Hughes (1872 - 1956)**
  Felix Hughes (1874 - 1961)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Oakdale Section
GPS (lat/lon): 29.76329, -95.38727
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: mike
Record added: Mar 25, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10675573
Howard Robard Hughes, Sr
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Howard Robard Hughes, Sr
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Howard Robard Hughes, Sr
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You and your son Rest in peace,and I will pray at times This is a promise I will Keep.
- Elizabeth Ruff
 Added: Jan. 24, 2016

- LawBaby
 Added: Jan. 14, 2016

- Alan Brownsten
 Added: Jan. 14, 2016
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