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Richard Holt Rushton

Richard Holt Rushton, American banker.

Background

  • Rushton, Richard Holt was born on June 8, 1851 in Dalton, Georgia, United States. Son of Robert S. and Mary M. (Adams) Rushton.

  • Education

    • Educated at Dalton Academy, Georgia, and in Philadelphia.

    Career

    • Entered employ Commercial National Bank, 1870, became assistant cashier, 1878. Assisted in organizing Tenth National Bank and was its cashier, 1885-1886. Assisted in organizing Fourth St. National Bank, and was its cashier, 1886-1896, vice president, 1896-1902, president since 1902.

      Was director in many corporations Was 1st president Pennsylvania Bankers’ Association.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Connections

    • father: Robert S. Rushton
    • mother: Mary M. (Adams) Rushton
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    Born June 8, 1851
    Died 1910
    (aged 58)
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