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Gus Edgar Holmstrom

Gus Edgar Holmstrom, American banker. Member of Executive Committee Fort Worth United Fund, Fort Worth Young Men's Christian Association Trustee Texas Christian U.; Member Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce (board directors).

Background

  • Holmstrom, Gus Edgar was born on June 19, 1897 in Round Rock, Texas, United States. Son of Carl Gus and Anna Sofia (Frejd) Holmstrom.

  • Education

    • Student Toby’s Business College.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Mary Louise (Mistress Charles T. Floyd). Engaged as teacher, 1919-1921, banker, 1921-1933, bank examiner, 1933-1939. Vice president 1st National Bank, Fort Worth, 1939-1960.

      With Continental National Bank, Fort Worth, 1960-1967, president, 1961-1967, also director. Director United Founders Life Insurance Company, Oklahoma City.

    Politics

    Working in partnership with different Christian denominations allows influencing public policy more effectively.

    Religion

    Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, the power of evil in the world is broken.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to any person.

    Membership

    Member of Executive Committee Fort Worth United Fund, Fort Worth Young Men's Christian Association Trustee Texas Christian U. Member Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce (board directors). Clubs: Fort Worth, Shady Oaks, Colonial Country (Fort Worth).

    Connections

    • Married Rose Clara Cervenka, November 24, 1921.
    • father: Carl Gus Holmstrom
    • mother: Anna Sofia (Frejd) Holmstrom
    • spouse: Rose Clara Cervenka
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    Died November 19, 1967
    (aged 70)
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