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Henry Whitefield Yates

Henry Whitefield Yates, American banker.

Background

  • Yates, Henry Whitefield was born on January 1, 1837 in Leonardtown, Maryland, United States. Son of William Joseph and Julia Ann (Norris) Yates.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Began in banking business in employ of Kountze Brothers, Omaha, 1863. Director from organization and cashier 1st National Bank, Omaha, to 1882. Organizer, 1882, and president Nebraska National Bank, Omaha.

      Also president Commercial Land Сompany. Vice president Omaha Electric Light Company, Equitable Loan Company. Director Nebraska Telephone Сompany.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Connections

    • Married Eliza Barr Samuel, April.
    • father: William Joseph Yates
    • mother: Julia Ann (Norris) Yates
    • spouse: Eliza Barr Samuel
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    Died January 9, 1915
    (aged 78)
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