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Guy Morrison Bryan

Guy Morrison Bryan, American banker. Member Houston Cotton Exchange and Board of Trade.

Background

  • Bryan, Guy Morrison was born on December 16, 1871 in Galveston, Texas, United States. Son of Guy M. and Laura Harrison (Jack) Bryan.

  • Education

    • Educated private schools.

    Career

    • Began as clerk in hardware store, Galveston, at age 16, became owner of a store at 23. Entered banking business, 1902. Moved to Houston, 1907.

      An organizer, 1907, and president 2d National Bank, vice chairman board until 1932, when resigned. Chairman of the Board First Texas Joint Stock Land Bank. President Second National Corporation.

      Director Houston Branch Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Texas.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Houston Cotton Exchange and Board of Trade.

    Connections

    • Married Florence Carter, November 18, 1908. Children: Carolyn Laura, Guy Morrison, Florence Carter, Hally Ballinger.
    • father: Guy M. Bryan
    • mother: Laura Harrison (Jack) Bryan
    • spouse: Florence Carter
    • children: Carolyn Laura Bryan
    • Guy Morrison Bryan
    • Florence Carter Bryan
    • Hally Ballinger Bryan
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    Born December 16, 1871
    Died April 5, 1935
    (aged 63)
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