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Harry Byrd Humason

Harry Byrd Humason, American banker. Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Humason, Harry Byrd was born on February 4, 1875 in Dodge Center, Minnesota, United States. Son of Charles James and Caroline Amanda (Tattersall) Humason.

  • Education

    • Educated Public school.

    Career

    • 1 son, Sherman Cowles. Began with Bank of Minnesota, 1890. With Northern Exch. Bank which merged with American Exchange Bank, 1896, now American National Bank of St. Paul.

      Successively assistant cashier, 1896-1912, cashier, 1912-1925, vice president, 1925-1933, executive vice president, 1933-1939, and president American National Bank of St. Paul, 1939-1948, executive advisor, since 1948, also director. Trustee Minneapolis Mutual Life Insurance Company, St. Paul. Director Booth Memorial Hospital, St. Paul Foundation.

    Works

    • Contributor on banking topics.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: St. Paul Athletic, Minnesota, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Emgene Cowles, October 17, 1900.
    • father: Charles James Humason
    • mother: Caroline Amanda (Tattersall) Humason
    • spouse: Mary Emgene Cowles
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