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William Marriott Canby

William Marriott Canby, American banker.

Background

  • Canby, William Marriott was born on March 17, 1831 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Marriott and Eliza Tatnall (Sipple) Canby.

  • Education

    • Academic education at Wilmington, Delaware, and Westtown, Pennsylvania.

    Career

    • President Wilmington Savings Fund Society, since 1881. President Wilmington Institute. Receiver Wilmington & Western R.R.

      President Delaware Western R.R.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Connections

    • Married Edith Dillon Mathews, June 15, 1870.
    • father: Marriott Canby
    • mother: Eliza Tatnall (Sipple) Canby
    • spouse: Edith Dillon Mathews
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    Born March 17, 1831
    Died 1904
    (aged 72)
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