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John King Ottley

John King Ottley, American banker. Member American Bankers Association Chairman board of trustees, Young Men’s Christian Association, Atlanta.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Ottley, John King was born on June 15, 1868 in Columbus, Mississippi, United States. Son of John King and Ellen Gertrude (Williams) Ottley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Laws, Southwestern. Doctor of Commercial Science, Oglethorpe U., Atlanta.

    Career

    • An organizer Fourth National Bank, Atlanta, 1890, president, 1919-1929, when merged with Atlanta-Lowry National Bank as First, National Bank, of which is Chairman of the Board. Director Southern Railway Company, Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company, Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York. Director Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank 2 terms, member of advisory council 1 term.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member American Bankers Association Chairman board of trustees, Young Men’s Christian Association, Atlanta. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Capital City, Atlanta Athletic, Piedmont Driving.

    Connections

    • Married Passie Fenton McCabe, March 21, 1890 (died 1940).; married second, Marian Elizabeth Woodward, October 2, 1941. Children: Passie May (Mistress.
    • father: John King Ottley
    • mother: Ellen Gertrude (Williams) Ottley
    • spouses: Passie Fenton McCabe
    • Marian Elizabeth Woodward
    • child: Passie May (Mrs Ottley
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    Died October 31, 1945
    (aged 77)
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