Hamon, Jake L. Jr.

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Hamon, Jake L. Jr. Gender: M
Jake Louis Hamon
born on 24 July 1902 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Lawton, Oklahoma, 34n37, 98w23
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
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American oilman and philanthropist who started his career in Ranger, Texas in 1920, drilling his own well a year later. He subsequently partnered with oilman Edwin B. Cox (Edwin L. Cox's father), and established a corporate office in Dallas, Texas in 1932. The two men worked together until 1950. He was inducted in the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in 1968. Hamon founded the Hamon Oil Company in 1984.

Hamon married Nancy Blackburn on 28 March 1949. They had two sons and a daughter. Hamon was a personal friend of former US President George H. W. Bush. Hamon and his wife visited the Bushes in China when Bush served as Envoy to China in March 1975.

Jake L. Hamon Jr. died on 3 May 1985 at age 82 while he was on vacation in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 28 March 1949 (Nancy Blackburn)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Prize 1968 (Oklahoma Hall of Fame)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth notice, The Lawton News (Lawton, Oklahoma), 24 July 1902, page 2, born at home.


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Two sons, one daughter)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Gain - Financial success in field
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Philanthropist
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Wealthy
  • Vocation : Misc. : Mining (Oil)
  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Oklahoma)