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Edward Robert Estberg

Edward Robert Estberg, American banker. Member American Bankers Association (member executive council 3 years), Wisconsin Bankers Association (member executive council 3 years).; Mason (32°).

Background

  • Estberg, Edward Robert was born on November 25, 1862 in Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Claes A. and Sophia (Schlitz) Estberg.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Began as messenger Waukesha National Bank, 1880, successively bookkeeper, teller, assistant cashier until 1906, cashier, 1906-1915, vice president, 1915-1919, president, 1919-1938, chairman of board since January 11, 1938. Director and member Executive Committee Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. Director, treasurer Waukesha Motor Company, Hein-Werner Motor Parts Corporation, Company chairman Liberty Loan drives, Waukesha County, World War.

      Mayor of Waukesha, 1914-1919. President Board of Education, Waukesha, 1921-1936.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Bankers Association (member executive council 3 years), Wisconsin Bankers Association (member executive council 3 years). Mason (32°).

    Connections

    • Married Sara Brown, November 8, 1893. Children: Lola Sophia (Mistress.
    • father: Claes A. Estberg
    • mother: Sophia (Schlitz) Estberg
    • spouse: Sara Brown
    • child: Lola Sophia (Mrs Estberg
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    Born November 25, 1862
    Died March 3, 1944
    (aged 81)
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