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Alfred Reuel Horr

Alfred Reuel Horr, American banker. Member Cleveland Chamber of Commerce (past president), Delta Upsilon.

Background

  • Horr, Alfred Reuel was born on July 14, 1875 in Wellington, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles W. and Esther A. (Lang) Horr.

  • Education

    • B.L., Cornell Univercity, 1895.

    Career

    • Admitted to Ohio bar, 1897, and practiced at Cleveland until 1899. Claim agent Erie Railroad Company, 1899-1900. Manager Walker-Gordon Laboratory, 1900-1901.

      Assistant secretary Western Reserve Trust Company, 1901-1903. Assistant secretary Cleveland Trust Company, 1903-1907, secretary, later vice president, 1907-1913, vice president, since 1923. Treasurer, later vice president Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, New York City, 1913-1922.

      Vice president Warner & Swasey Company Trustee Oberlin College.

    Works

    • Author: Embarrassing Dollars, 1935. The Career of a Banker, 1945. History of the Court of Nisi Prius, 1946.

      The Log of the Schooner Bowdoin, 1947.

    Membership

    Member Cleveland Chamber of Commerce (past president), Delta Upsilon. Clubs: Union, Cleveland Athletic, Mayfield Country.

    Connections

    • Married Charlotte L. Clement, December 31, 1901.
    • father: Charles W. Horr
    • mother: Esther A. (Lang) Horr
    • spouse: Charlotte L. Clement
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    Born July 14, 1875
    Died November, 1958
    (aged 83)
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