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Albert George Farr

banker

Albert George Farr, American banker. member exec.

Background

Farr, Albert George was born on December 3, 1851 in Brandon, Vermont, United States. Son of Flavius Josephus and Chastina Eliza Buck (Parkhurst) Farr.

Education

Brandon Seminary, 1861-1868. Graduate Columbus (O.) High School, 1870 (first honors).

Career

2d, Lottie Snow, April 30, 1890 (died 1911). Teacher and principal, high school, Columbus, Ohio, 1871-1881. Admitted to Illinois bar, 1882.

Attorney, 1882-1891, partner N. W. Harris & Company, bankers, Chicago, New York and Boston, 1891. Director Harris Trust & Savings Bank, Chicago, 1907 (1st vice president since 1912). Director Harris, Forbes & Company, New York, and N. W. Harris & Company, Inc., Boston, since 1911, Chairman, Board Of Directors, 1910-1912, director and member Executive Committee Michigan State Telephone Сompany, 1894.

Trustee and treasurer Ripon (Wisconsin) College.

Membership

Member exec.

Connections

Married Alice Parkhurst, July 23, 1873 (died 1888).

father:
Flavius Josephus Farr

mother:
Chastina Eliza Buck (Parkhurst) Farr

spouse:
Alice Parkhurst