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David Alexander Taggart

David Alexander Taggart, American lawyer, banker. Recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American, 1953. member National council Boy Scouts American, 1955-1957. Trustee Wooster Cemetery Association, 1935-1964.; Member Beta Theta Pi.; Mason.

Background

  • Taggart, David Alexander was born on April 29, 1898 in Wooster, Ohio, United States. Son of Frank and Elizabeth (Wallace) Taggart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1920, Bachelor of Laws, 1923.

    Career

    • Senior partner firm Taggart, Cox, Moore & Hays, 1944-1970. Director Wayne County National Bank, Wooster, 1932-1970, president, 1947-1963. Secretary Wooster Products, Insurance, 1942-1952, director, 1942-1970.

      Secretary, director District of Columbia Curry Lumber Company, 1949-1970. Director United Steel Fabricators, Inc., 1950-1964, secretary, 1957-1964. Director, Magni Power Company, 1953-1970, secretary, 1953-1968.

      Trustee Wooster Public Library and Museum, 1923-1946, assistant curator, 1926-1955. Secretary Pee Wee Hollow Boy Scout Camp, 1950-1970. Honorary member National council Boy Scouts American, 1955-1957.

      Trustee Wooster Cemetery Association, 1935-1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member National council Boy Scouts American, 1955-1957. Trustee Wooster Cemetery Association, 1935-1964. Member Beta Theta Pi.

    Mason.; Clubs: Garden Study, Century (Wooster).

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Williams, May 4, 1929. Children: James W., David W. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1924, practiced in Wooster, 1924-1970.
    • father: Frank Taggart
    • mother: Elizabeth (Wallace) Taggart
    • spouse: Ruth Williams
    • children: James W. Taggart
    • David W. Admitted to Ohio bar Taggart
    • 1924 Taggart
    • practiced in Wooster Taggart
    • 1924-1970 Taggart
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    Born April 29, 1898
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