2 stepsons, Charles Frederick Yeiser, Erie Blagg Yeiser. Began as employee in various capacities with coal mining companies. President and director United Collieries, Inc., Cincinnati, 1920-1954, Continental Collieries, Inc., 1920-1954.
Chairman of the Board and director Diamond Elkhorn Coal Company, Garrett, Kentucky, 1935-1954, Raymond City Coal & Transportation Corporation, Cincinnati, 1935-1959. Chairman, treasurer and director The Snap Creek Coal Company, Logan, West Virginia. Vice president, treasurer, director United Mineral Development Company, 1929-1962.
Member Executive Committee and director Standard Brands, Inc., New York City, since 1941. Director, member executive & auditing committee Union Central Life Insurance Company. Director, member Executive Committee Western Union Tel.
Company, 1954; director Union Bethel. Trustee The Music Hall, Country Day School, Thomas Alva Edison Foundation, Inc. Treasurer and member Cincinnati area council Boy Scouts American, 1937-1954, now honorary member.
Trustee Vanderbilt University.
Born September 4, 1890