: J.C. Connell was born on April 20, 1854, in Ireland, and when he was two years old, his family moved to Waterford, Pennsylvania. As a young man, he travelled to Titusville, Pennsylvania, and started in the oil business. In 1887, he moved to Findlay, Ohio, and was key in the organization of the Ohio Oil Company in Findlay, Ohio. In 1911, Donnell became the president of Ohio Oil until his death in 1927. In the 1962, Ohio Oil changed its name to Marathon Oil. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL07686 Subjects
: Oil industry; Findlay (Ohio); Business--Ohio Places
: J.C. Donnell