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Oliver Newton Sams

Oliver Newton Sams, American banker. Mason.


  • Sams, Oliver Newton was born on October 19, 1862 in Hillsboro, Ohio, United States. Son of Andrew J. and Ruth A. (Bell) Sams.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, National Normal University, Lebanon, O., 1886.


    • 1 son, Ralph G. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1887. Practiced in Hillsboro, 1888-1907. President Merchants National Bank, Hillsboro, since 1907.

      Director Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, O. Prosecuting attorney Highland Company, 1900-1906. President Ohio State Bankers’ Association, 1915-1916. Member executive council American Bankers’ Association Trustee Wilmington (O.) College Delaware General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, Baltimore, 1908.




    • Married Mary E. George, March 20, 1888.
    • father: Andrew J. Sams
    • mother: Ruth A. (Bell) Sams
    • spouse: Mary E. George
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    Born October 19, 1862
    Died June 3, 1932
    (aged 69)