Duncan Hines , 18801959 (aged 78 years)

Duncan /Hines/
Given names

Businessman. He originally started out writing hospitality books on places to eat and hotel recommendations, and eventually became one of the most trusted name in the hospitality business. He was also featured on Mutual Radio Network and had a daily column in the local Newspaper in Bowling Green, Kentucky. In 1949, he began working as a public relations representative for Midwestern Food Co-op and later formed Hines-Park. This company began producing food products and began marketing the Duncan Hines brand name on these products which is still used today. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield)


Family links: Parents: Edward Ludlow Hines (1842 - 1920) Eliza Cornelia Duncan Hines (1846 - 1884)

Spouse: Clara Ursula Wright Hines (1904 - 1983)*

Siblings: Infant Son Hines* Infant Son Hines* Hiram Markham Hines (1871 - 1917)* Annie Duncan Hines Hines (1873 - 1951)* Edward Ramsey Hines (1874 - 1935)* William Warner Hines (1875 - 1948)* John Porter Hines (1878 - 1961)* Infant Daughter Hines (1879 - 1879)* Duncan Hines (1880 - 1959)