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Lewis Blair Williams

Lewis Blair Williams, American banker. member financial advising committee National Life Insurance Company Director Liberty Loan Organisation of the 4th Federal Reserve District, 1917-1919, covering all the five war loans.; Member Industrial Conference Board President Elisabeth Severance Prentiss Foundation, John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust; Member Ohio, Cleveland chambers commerce, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Williams, Lewis Blair was born on October 16, 1880 in Kent, Ohio, United States. Son of Scott Taylor and Harriet (Converse) Williams.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Adelbert College (Western Reserve University), 1902. Doctor of Humanities, Western Reserve University, 1941.

    Career

    • 1 son, Lewis Croxton. In investment banking business, Cleveland, 1903-1933. Chairman of the Board and Federal Reserve agent Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, now foundation trustee National City Bank of Cleveland.

      Director Cleveland Twist Drill Company, Anchor Hocking Glass Corporation, Youngstown Steel Door Company, Addressograph-Multigraph Corporation. Member financial advising committee National Life Insurance Company Director Liberty Loan Organisation of the 4th Federal Reserve District, 1917-1919, covering all the five war loans.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member financial advising committee National Life Insurance Company Director Liberty Loan Organisation of the 4th Federal Reserve District, 1917-1919, covering all the five war loans. Member Industrial Conference Board President Elisabeth Severance Prentiss Foundation, John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust. Member Ohio, Cleveland chambers commerce, Delta Kappa Epsilon, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Clubs: Union, Tavern, Midday, Chagrin Valley Hunt, Links (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Helen E. Croxton, October 8, 1908.
    • father: Scott Taylor Williams
    • mother: Harriet (Converse) Williams
    • spouse: Helen E. Croxton
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    Born October 16, 1880
    Died March 26, 1966
    (aged 85)
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