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Benjamin Alexander Oxnard

Benjamin Alexander Oxnard, American sugar refiner.

Background

  • Oxnard, Benjamin Alexander was born on December 10, 1855 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Son of of Thomas and Louise Adeline (Brown) O.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1875.

    Career

    • Engaged in sugar refining at Brooklyn, New York, until 1889. Became largely identified with production of cane and beet sugar. President Adeline Sugar Company, New Orleans, 1892-1921.

      President Savannah Sugar Refining Company, since 1916.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Connections

    • Married Robbie Giffen, April.
    • spouse: Robbie Giffen
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    Born December 10, 1855
    Died August 19, 1924
    (aged 68)
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