7 sons by previous marriages—Walter R., Charles P., Warren E., Fred H., Clifford L., David L., Chester H. Schoolteacher, 1905-1915. Merchant, 1915-1920; citrus grower, 1920-1930. Banker since 1934; president Bank of Melbourne, Okeechobee County Bank, Punta Gorda State Bank, Bank of Lake Alfred, Bank of Zephyrhills, Bank of Mulberry, State Bank of Haines City, First State Bank, Fort Meade (all in Florida).
Chairman of the Board Florida State Bank of Sanford.
Born January 27, 1889