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banker , manufacturer.

Alexander C. Wood, American banker, manufacturer. Member Society of Friends (Quakers), History Society Philadelphia.

Background

Wood, Alexander C. was born on November 20, 1841 in Haddonfield, New Jersey, United States. Son of Isaac H. and Elizabeth H. (Cooper) Wood.

Education

Educated Friends’ School, Haddonfield. Union Academy, Philadelphia.

Career

Began in commercial business, 1861. Chairman of the Board of directors Estabrook Steel Pen Manufacturing Company, since 1911. President Camden Safe Deposit & Trust Company, 1902-1917, now Chairman of the Board.

President Camden Atlantic & Ventnor Land Company Republican presidential elector, 1904. Trustee Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, Cooper Hospital, Camden. President board of managers Friends’ Asylum, Frankford, Philadelphia.

Membership

Member Society of Friends (Quakers), History Society Philadelphia.

Connections

Married Mary Emma Stokes, of Cinnaminson, New Jersey, June 7, 1866.

father:
Isaac H. Wood

mother:
Elizabeth H. (Cooper) Wood

spouse:
Mary Emma Stokes