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Edward H. Butler

Edward H. Butler, American banker.

Background

  • Butler, Edward H. was born in August 1841 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of William A. and Mary A. (Harter) Butler.

  • Education

    • Student University of Michigan, 1857-1860.

    Career

    • In banking business in Detroit, since 1860. President Detroit Fire & Marine Insurance Company Presidential elector, 1880. State treasurer of Michigan, 1883-1887.

      Chairman Detroit Clearing House, 1893-1901. Home: Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.

    Connections

    • Married Julia E. Smith, December 1868 (died 1869). Married second, Harriette P. Stryker, October 1874 (died 1898).
    • father: William A. Butler
    • mother: Mary A. (Harter) Butler
    • spouses: Julia E. Smith
    • Harriette P. Stryker
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    Died December 29, 1928
    (aged 87)
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