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Elijah B. White

Elijah B. White, American banker. Decorated by French Government for success as breeder of Percheron horses. Member Virginia Senate, 1924-1927 inclusive. President Percheron Society America, 1909-1925.

Background

  • White, Elijah B. was born on April 6, 1864 in Page Company, Virginia, United States. Son of Colonel E. V. (C.S.A.) and Elizabeth (Gott) W.

  • Education

    • Public schools and St. John’s Academy, Alexandria, Virginia.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, J. Elizabeth. Married second, Lalla B. Harrison, 1900. President Peoples National Bank, Leesburg, since 1907.

      Food administrator State of Virginia, World War.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Member Virginia Senate, 1924-1927 inclusive. President Percheron Society America, 1909-1925.

    Connections

    • Married Rosa Lee Pancoast, 1886.; married second, Lalla B. Harrison, 1900.
    • father: Colonel E. V. White
    • spouses: Rosa Lee Pancoast
    • Lalla B. Harrison
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    Born April 6, 1864
    Died December 18, 1926
    (aged 62)
    Nationality

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