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Benjamin Alexander Oxnard

sugar refiner

Benjamin Alexander Oxnard, American sugar refiner.

Background

Oxnard, Benjamin Alexander was born on December 10, 1855 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Son of of Thomas and Louise Adeline (Brown) O.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1875.

Career

Engaged in sugar refining at Brooklyn, New York, until 1889. Became largely identified with production of cane and beet sugar. President Adeline Sugar Company, New Orleans, 1892-1921.

President Savannah Sugar Refining Company, since 1916.

Connections

Married Robbie Giffen, April.

spouse:
Robbie Giffen