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Cornelius Vanderbilt. III

Cornelius Vanderbilt, III, American capitalist.

Background

  • III, Cornelius Vanderbilt, was born in 1873 in New York, United States. Son of Cornelius and Alice Claypoole (Gwynne) V.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1895, Bachelor of Philosophy, 1898, Mechanical Engineering, 1899.

    Career

    • Richard T. Wilson, 1896. Children—Cornelius, Junior, Grace. I.C. Railroad Company Commissioned colonel 102d United States Engineers, 1917.

      Brigadier general N.A., July 6, 1918. Now brigadier general O.R.C. Home: 640 5th Avenue Office: 32 Nassau St., New York, New York.

    Connections

    • Married Grace, d.; children: Cornelius, Junior.
    • father: Cornelius V.
    • mother: Alice Claypoole (Gwynne) V.
    • spouse: Grace
    • children: Cornelius III
    • Jr III
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    Died March 2, 1942
    (aged 69)
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