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Robert Oxnard

Robert Oxnard, American sugar refiner.

Background

  • Oxnard, Robert was born on October 9, 1853 in Louisiana, United States. Son of Thomas and Louise Adeline (Brown) Oxnard.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Began as correspondent clerk with Zaldo & Company, sugar exporters, Havana, Cuba, 1872. Sugar refiner, Brooklyn, New York, 1876-1887. President American Sugar Refinery Company, 1888-1904, also secretary Western Sugar Refinery Company, both of San Francisco.

      President, later vice president American Beet Sugar Company, 1905-1922. Later Chairman of the Board California Sea Products Company. Director Savannah Sugar Refining Corporation.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Connections

    • Married Nellie Stetson, April.
    • father: Thomas Oxnard
    • mother: Louise Adeline (Brown) Oxnard
    • spouse: Nellie Stetson
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    Born October 9, 1853
    Died February, 1930
    (aged 76)
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