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Rufus Napoleon Garrett

Rufus Napoleon Garrett, American banker. Mason (32°).

Background

  • Garrett, Rufus Napoleon was born on December 24, 1858 in near Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States. Son of Mancil and Mathilda Caroline (Street) Garrett.

  • Education

    • Educated Okolona (Arkansas) Academy and Little Rock Commercial College, graduate 1882.

    Career

    • Began in general store, Okolona, and bought out the business, 1886. An organizer, 1892, South Arkansas Lumber Company, of which was secretary and treasurer, company building Arkansas Southern Railroad Company. Sold to C.,Rhode Island&P. Railroad Company, in 1904.

      An organizer, 1903, president 14 years, now Chairman of the Board First National Bank, of El Dorado. Vice president El Dorado Foundry & Machine Company. Partner Cargile & Garrett Ranch, San Angelo.

      Texas; stockholder various corporations Trustee Ouachita College, Arkadelphia, Arkansas.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Mason (32°).; Clubs: Rotary, El Dorado Golf and Country.

    Connections

    • Married Uarda Rosamond, 1910. Children: Uarda Rosamond, Rufus Napoleon.
    • father: Mancil Garrett
    • mother: Mathilda Caroline (Street) Garrett
    • spouse: Uarda Rosamond
    • children: Uarda Rosamond Garrett
    • Rufus Napoleon Garrett
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    Born December 24, 1858
    Died April 8, 1942
    (aged 83)
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