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Edward Cornish

banker

Edward Cornish, American banker. Member Cornish & England, 1900-1902.

Background

Cornish, Edward was born on October 25, 1871 in Arkansas, United States. Son of Eli and Sarah Jane (Benton) Cornish.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Monticello, Arkansas. Eastman Business College, Pougnkeepsie, New York, 1888.

Career

Member Cornish & England, 1900-1902. Vice president State National Bank, 1902-1904. President American Bank, 1904-1911.

Vice president German National Bank, 1911-1917. Vice president American National Bank, 1917-1919. Vice president American Bank of Commerce & Trust Company, 1919-1921, president 1921-1924.

Later president American Southern Trust Company (all of Little Rock, Arkansas). Then president First American Bank & Trust Company, West Palm Beach, Florida President Board of Commerce, Little Rock, 1918.

Membership

Member Cornish & England, 1900-1902.

Connections

Married Hilda Kahlert, July 20, 1902. Children: Edith (Mistress Raymond F. Low), Hilda (Mistress James M. Cootes), Ed(ward), Sylvia, Merion, Don.

father:
Eli Cornish

mother:
Sarah Jane (Benton) Cornish

spouse:
Hilda Kahlert

children:
Edith Cornish (Mistress Raymond F. Low)

Hilda Cornish (Mistress James M. Cootes)

Ed Cornish (ward)

Sylvia Cornish

Merion Cornish

Don Cornish