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David Evans Williams

David Evans Williams, American coal operator, banker. Served as captain 315th Infantry, 79th Division, World War. Trustee University of Pennsylvania; Member Zoological Society Philadelphia (directory).

Background

  • Williams, David Evans was born on August 12, 1889 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of David Evans and Mary Vaughan (Merrick) Williams.

  • Education

    • Graduate Yates School, 1908. Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1911.

    Career

    • Began in office of Jamison Coal & Coke Company. Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Director Girard Trust Corn Exchange Bank, Philadelphia Saving Fund Society, Virginia Coal & Iron Company, Stonega Coke & Coal Company, West Jersey Seashore Railroad Company, Pennsylvania & Atlantic Railroad Company, Mutual Assurance Company, Westmoreland, Inc., Westmoreland Coal Company, Insurance Company of North America, Indemnity Insurance Company of North America, Budd Company, General Coal Company.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as captain 315th Infantry, 79th Division, World War. Trustee University of Pennsylvania. Member Zoological Society Philadelphia (directory).

    Clubs: Philadelphia, State in Schuylkill, Gulph Mills Golf, Society Colonial Wars (Philadelphia).

    Connections

    • Married Maida W. Dale, May 7, 1915 (died September 13, 1936).; married second, Alice Redfield Grimm, May 19, 1939. Children: David Evans III, Maida Dale (Mistress.
    • father: David Evans Williams
    • mother: Mary Vaughan (Merrick) Williams
    • spouses: Maida W. Dale
    • Alice Redfield Grimm
    • children: David Evans III Williams
    • Maida Dale (Mrs Williams
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    Born August 12, 1889
    Died August 10, 1961
    (aged 71)
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