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Robert A. Hurley

Robert A. HurleyAKA Robert Augustine Hurley

Born: 25-Aug-1895
Birthplace: Bridgeport, CT
Died: 3-May-1968
Location of death: West Hartford, CT
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford, CT

Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Governor of Connecticut, 1941-43

Military service: US Navy (radio electrician, 1917-18)

Father: Robert Emmet Hurley
Mother: Sabina O'Hara
Wife: Evelyn Hedberg (nurse, m. 22-Jan-1925, d. 31-Dec-1974, two daughters, one son)
Daughter: Joan
Son: Robert
Daughter: Sally

    High School: Cheshire Academy (1915)
    University: Lehigh University

    US Official Federal State Surplus Property Board (1944-45)
    Governor of Connecticut (1941-43)
    Connecticut State Official Public Works Commissioner (1937-38)
    Works Progress Administration Connecticut Director (1937-40)
    Works Progress Administration Director, Fairfield County, CT (1935-37)
    Leverty & Hurley Co-Founder

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