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Henry Buckley Wilcox

Henry Buckley Wilcox, American banker. member Executive Committee United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Maryland. Trust Company, Woodlawn Cemetery Company; Mason.

Background

  • Wilcox, Henry Buckley was born on May 23, 1864 in Baltimore. Son of William Littleton and Susannah Helen (Perry) Wilcox.

  • Education

    • Educated Baltimore City College, 1876-1879.

    Career

    • Clerk in Office of Riddle & Fisher, grain merchants, Baltimore, 1879-1881. Runner, with 1st National Bank, 1881-1883. With Farmers & Merchants National Bank, 1883-1893.

      Cashier Equitable National Bank, 1893-1900, and of its successor, 1st National Bank, 1900-1910. President 1st National Bank, 1910-1916. Vice president Merchants-Mechanics National Bank, 1916-1921, Merchants National Bank, since 1921.

      Director Federal Reserve Bank, Richmond, 1916-1918. President Motoramp Garages Maryland, Inc. Treasurer J. E. Smith Company.

      Director member Executive Committee United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Maryland. Trust Company, Woodlawn Cemetery Company. Director 1st National Bank (Onancock, Virginia), Baltimore branch Federal Reserve Bank.

      Chairman Board of Finance Commissioners City of Baltimore. Chairman of the executive committee Baltimore Clearing House. Military aide to Governor Lloyd Lowndes, rank of colonel, 1896-1900.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The Covenant is a big challenge to everybody. If God is committed to human race, anyone has to be prepared to accept that as reality and make a commitment in return.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

    Membership

    Member Executive Committee United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, Maryland. Trust Company, Woodlawn Cemetery Company.

    Connections

    • Married Katharine Elizabeth Wirt, November 5, 1889.
    • father: William Littleton Wilcox
    • mother: Susannah Helen (Perry) Wilcox
    • spouse: Katharine Elizabeth Wirt
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    Born March 23, 1864
    Died April 22, 1931
    (aged 67)
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