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Adolphus Hill Eller

lawyer , banker.

Adolphus Hill Eller, American lawyer, banker. Member North Carolina State Senate, 1905-1907; Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.

Background

Eller, Adolphus Hill was born on April 9, 1861 in Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States. Son of James and Mary Ann (Carlton) Eller.

Education

Preparatory education, Moravian Falls (North Carolina) Academy, 1879-1881. Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina, 1885. Folks Law School, Cilly, North Carolina, 1885-1886.

Career

Admitted to North Carolina bar, 1886, and began practice at Winston-Salem. Member Eller & Starbuck, 1888-1894. Secretary and treasurer North Carolina.R.R. Company, 1905-1913.

Vice-president and chairman of trust department coms. Wachovia (North Carolina) Bank & Trust Company. Organizer, 1908, since president Standard Building & Loan Association.

Membership

Member North Carolina State Senate, 1905-1907. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason.; Clubs: Twin City, Forsyth Country.

Connections

Married Laura Winifred Newland, November 19, 1896. Children: Mary (deceased), John DeWalden, Adolphus Hill.

father:
James Eller

mother:
Mary Ann (Carlton) Eller

spouse:
Laura Winifred Newland

children:
Mary Eller (deceased)

John DeWalden Eller

Adolphus Hill Eller