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William Reno Craven

William Reno Craven, American banker. Mason (32°, Knights Templar, Shriner).

Background

  • Craven, William Reno was born on September 28, 1862 in Monroe, Ohio, United States. Son of John Wesley and Rebecca (Jones) Craven.

  • Education

    • Education high school, Monroe.

    Career

    • 1 daughter by 1st marriage, Dorothy B. (Mistress Chas. H. Crosman). Began in banking with Third National Bank, Dayton, O., 1892. With Dayton Savings & Trust corporation since 1903, president, 1918-1925, became Chairman of the Board, 1925 (now Union Trust Company), now retired.

      Director St. Petersburg Lawn Bowling Club.

    Politics

    All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change education.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Since a human being is the central factor in the plan of salvation, the Gospel must be taught, understood and accepted by him.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Church members should meet regularly in order to be accountable to each other about how each person was living the Christian life.

    Membership

    Mason (32°, Knights Templar, Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married second, Mistress.
    • father: John Wesley Craven
    • mother: Rebecca (Jones) Craven
    • spouse: Mistress
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    Born September 28, 1862
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