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Henry Krug

Henry Krug, American banker.

Background

  • Krug, Henry was born on July 9, 1861 in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. Son of Henry and Louise (Hax) Krug.

  • Education

    • Educated private, grade and high schools.

    Career

    • Connected with packing business under title of Henry Krug Packing Company until plant was sold to Swift interests, 1904. Chairman of the Board American National Bank. President St. Joseph Library Board.

      Trustee Young Men’s Christian Association, State History Society of Missouri. Director Boy Scouts of America, Northwest Missouri Association for the Blind.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Clubs: Commerce, St. Joseph Country. Donated 140 acres land to City of St. Joseph for park known as Krug Park, which father founded with gift of 20 acres, park now comprising 160 acres.

    Connections

    • Married Selma Hegner, May 18, 1892.
    • father: Henry Krug
    • mother: Louise (Hax) Krug
    • spouse: Selma Hegner
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    Died June 19, 1946
    (aged 84)
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