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Algur Hurtle Meadows
Birth: Apr. 24, 1899
Death: Jun. 10, 1978

Businessman. He and J.W. Gilliland, a petroleum expert, formed the General American Oil Company in 1936. In 1941 he became the president and major stockholder, and by 1959 his company had 2,990 oil wells in fifteen states and Canada. He gave more than $34 million to Southern Methodist University, and by 1992 his foundation had given away over $200 million. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Morgan Meadows (1861 - 1948)
  Sally Marie Dailey Meadows (1869 - 1957)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Boggs Meadows (1902 - 1982)*
  Virginia Stuart Garrison Meadows (1903 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Algur Hurtle Meadows (1899 - 1978)
  Eudine Morgan Meadows Cheney (1901 - 1996)*
  Vela Meadows Broadfoot (1903 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: MAUSOLEUM - SOUTH SKYWAY PRIVATE ROOM #3
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: May 17, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9287
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