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Charles Wilbur Laycock

banker

Charles Wilbur Laycock, American banker. Mason.

Background

Laycock, Charles Wilbur was born on October 3, 1860 in Harveyville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Adam Clark and Clarissa Ann (Millard) Laycock.

Education

Educated Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, Pennsylvania.

Career

Bookkeeper 2d National Bank, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1882-1890. Cashier Anthracite Savings Bank, 1890-1910. With New York and Philadelphia banking house, 1910-1913.

Cashier Miners Bank of Wilkes-Barre, 1913-1915, vice president, 1915-1924, president, since 1924. Director, secretary and treasurer Wilkes-Barre Railway Corporation. Director Stevens Coal Company Trustee of Wyoming Seminary.

Director Pennsylvania State Chamber Commerce, Wilkes-Barre-Wyoming Valley Chamber Commerce. Treasurer Wyoming History and Geological Society.

Religion

Salvation requires work. It can only be accomplished through effort, and this is what the Gospel is all about.

Politics

Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

Views

One may feel driven by urges such as anger, lust or greed. If anybody is willing to be open to the Holy Spirit, God helps to resist evil and to live life to the full.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married L. Jennie Clapp, June 5, 1890. Children: Charles Harold, Robert Clark, Millard Day.

father:
Adam Clark Laycock

mother:
Clarissa Ann (Millard) Laycock

spouse:
L. Jennie Clapp

children:
Charles Harold Laycock

Robert Clark Laycock

Millard Day Laycock