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George James Seay

George James Seay, American banker. Member Virginia Bankers Association (president 1902). Former.


  • Seay, George James was born on March 10, 1862 in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert Moore and Henrietta James (Williams) Seay.

  • Education

    • Descendant Abram Seay (formerly Saye or Say), the Huguenot, who settled in Virginia, 1700.


    • With Petersburg Savings and Insurance Company, 1878-1903, cashier, 1894-1903. Member firm Scott & Stringfellow, bankers, Richmond, Virginia, 1903-1909. Governor Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, November 14, 1914-March 1, 1936.

      Now retired.


    Member Virginia Bankers Association (president 1902).


    • Married Effie Hall Lewis, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April.
    • father: Robert Moore Seay
    • mother: Henrietta James (Williams) Seay
    • spouse: Effie Hall Lewis
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    Died November 12, 1952
    (aged 90)