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William Ott Connor

William Ott Connor, American banker. Mason.

Background

  • Connor, William Ott was born on October 8, 1852 in Hamburg, Tennessee, United States. Son of William David and Julia C. (Hines) Connor.

  • Education

    • Educated grammar school.

    Career

    • 1 son, Eugene C.; married second, Lula Mays, d. of Enoch Grigshy Mays, of South Carolina., June 8, 1882. Children—Mistress Dorothy Austin, Brevard Mays. General manager Sanger Brothers, department store, Dallas, 1877-1920.

      Founder Republic National Bank and president, 1920, then Chairman of the Board. Also officer or director other companies First mayor of Highland Park. One of first members Park Board, City of Dallas.

      Treasurer Near East Relief Funds.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Mason.

    Connections

    • Married Hattie Crowdus.; married second, Lula Mays, d. Children: Mistress.
    • father: William David Connor
    • mother: Julia C. (Hines) Connor
    • spouses: Hattie Crowdus
    • Lula Mays
    • child: Mrs Connor
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    Born October 8, 1852
    Died February 5, 1934
    (aged 81)
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