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William Fits Randolph Mills

William Fits Randolph Mills, American municipal official, mayor. member); Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Colorado Scientific Society; Club: Rotary (honorary).

Background

  • Mills, William Fits Randolph was born on September 8, 1856 in New York City. Son of James Bishop and Sarah Martin (Crowell) Mills.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.

    Career

    • Entered fire insurance business, New York City, 1871. Removed to Denver, Colorado, 1889. President Western Steam Laundry Company.

      Mayor of Denver, 1918-1919. Was general manager Denver Municipal Water Works. Chairman Denver Compliance Board.

      Secretary The Community Chest. Vice president. and secretary Denver Chamber of Commerce (elected honorary member). Vice president Federated Charities of Denver.

      Secretary and manager Denver Convention League. President Denver Tourist Bureau.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member); Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Colorado Scientific Society. Club: Rotary (honorary).

    Connections

    • Married Corwina Rouse, January 25, 1881 (deceased). Children: Edith Randolph, William F. R., Mistress.
    • father: James Bishop Mills
    • mother: Sarah Martin (Crowell) Mills
    • spouse: Corwina Rouse
    • children: Edith Randolph Mills
    • William F. R. Mills
    • Mrs Mills
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    Born September 8, 1856
    Died November 16, 1942
    (aged 86)
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