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Adolphus Hill Eller

Adolphus Hill Eller, American lawyer, banker. Member North Carolina State Senate, 1905-1907; Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.

Background

  • Eller, Adolphus Hill was born on April 9, 1861 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States. Son of James and Mary Ann (Carlton) Eller.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education, Moravian Falls (North Carolina) Academy, 1879-1881. Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina, 1885. Folks Law School, Cilly, North Carolina, 1885-1886.

    Career

    • Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1886, and began practice at Winston-Salem. Member Eller & Starbuck, 1888-1894. Secretary and treasurer North Carolina.R.R. Company, 1905-1913.

      Vice-president and chairman of trust department coms. Wachovia (North Carolina) Bank & Trust Company. Organizer, 1908, since president Standard Building & Loan Association.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member North Carolina State Senate, 1905-1907. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason.; Clubs: Twin City, Forsyth Country.

    Connections

    • Married Laura Winifred Newland, November 19, 1896. Children: Mary (deceased), John DeWalden, Adolphus Hill.
    • father: James Eller
    • mother: Mary Ann (Carlton) Eller
    • spouse: Laura Winifred Newland
    • children: Mary Eller (deceased)
    • John DeWalden Eller
    • Adolphus Hill Eller
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    Born April 9, 1861
    Died December 7, 1941
    (aged 80)
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