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John Eddy Franklin

John Eddy Franklin, American banker. member of the board of trustees William Jewell College; Member Phi Gamma Delta.; Club: Mercantile.

Background

  • Franklin, John Eddy was born on July 31, 1863 in in Holt Company, Missouri, United States. Son of Shadrach and Imogene (Eddy) Franklin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri, 1884, A.M., 1899 (Doctor of Laws, 1911).

    Career

    • Engaged in banking since 22 years of age. President Bankers Trust Company of St. Louis since 1906. President Mississippi Valley R.R., San Antomio, Uvalde & Gulf R.R. Owns a 5,000-acre farm in Pemiscot Company, Missouri.

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member of the board of trustees William Jewell College. Member Phi Gamma Delta. Club: Mercantile.

    Connections

    • Married Emma Timms, of Liberty, Missouri, August 4, 1886.
    • father: Shadrach Franklin
    • mother: Imogene (Eddy) Franklin
    • spouse: Emma Timms
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    Born July 31, 1863
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