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Richard Bean

Richard Bean, American banker. Served as private, Company C., 1st Kentucky Infantry, Spanish-American War; member of the board of directors Louisville Convention and Publicity League, Louisville Safety Council.; Mason.

Background

  • Bean, Richard was born on May 13, 1879 in Mount Sterling, Kentucky, United States. Son of Robert Thompson and Pauline (Summers) Bean.

  • Education

    • Graduate Louisville Male High School, 1899. Student Young Men’s Christian Association night school 3 years.

    Career

    • Began in employ of Ballard & Ballard Company, flour millers, advancing to secretary. Then with Louisville National Bank & Trust Company, advancing to president. President Louisville Trust corporation since February 1, 1929.

      Vice president Banco-Kentucky Сompany. Vice president Louisville Bedding Company. Director Kentucky Oxygen Company, Brandeis Machinery Company, Brinly-Hardy Company, The Helium Company, The Girdler Corporation, J.V. Pilcher Manufacturing Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Served as private, Company C., 1st Kentucky Infantry, Spanish-American War. Member of the board of directors Louisville Convention and Publicity League, Louisville Safety Council. Mason.; Clubs: Pendennis, Country.

    Connections

    • Married Rella C. Bourne, of Louisville, Kentucky, October 17, 1911. Children: Alice Goodridge, Robert Thompson, Richard, Bourne.
    • father: Robert Thompson Bean
    • mother: Pauline (Summers) Bean
    • spouse: Rella C. Bourne
    • children: Alice Goodridge Bean
    • Robert Thompson Bean
    • Richard Bean
    • Bourne Bean
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