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E. W. Marland

E. W. MarlandAKA Ernest Whitworth Marland

Born: 8-May-1874
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA
Died: 3-Oct-1941
Location of death: Ponca City, OK
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Odd Fellows Cemetery, Ponca City, OK

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Oklahoma, 1935-39

Father: Alfred Marland
Mother: Sara McLeod
Sister: Ignatia
Sister: Charlotte
Wife: Mary Virginia Collins (m. 1903, d. 1926 cancer, one son, one daughter)
Son: George (adopted, b. 19-Nov-1897)
Daughter: Lyde Miller Roberts ("Lydie", adopted, b. 20-Apr-1900)
Wife: Lyde Miller Roberts (his adopted daughter, adoption annulled, m. 14-Jul-1928 d. 1987)

    High School: Rugby College Tennessee
    Law School: LLB, University of Michigan Law School (1893)

    Governor of Oklahoma (1935-39)
    US Congressman, Oklahoma 8th (4-Mar-1933 to 31-Jan-1935)
    Marland Oil Company Founder (1920)
    101 Ranch Oil Company Founder
    Freemasonry Ponca Lodge No. 83
    Oddfellows
    Pennsylvania Bar Association 1895


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