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George James Seay

banker

George James Seay, American banker. Member Virginia Bankers Association (president 1902). Former.

Background

Seay, George James was born on March 10, 1862 in Petersburg, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert Moore and Henrietta James (Williams) Seay.

Education

Descendant Abram Seay (formerly Saye or Say), the Huguenot, who settled in Virginia, 1700.

Career

With Petersburg Savings and Insurance Company, 1878-1903, cashier, 1894-1903. Member firm Scott & Stringfellow, bankers, Richmond, Virginia, 1903-1909. Governor Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, November 14, 1914-March 1, 1936.

Now retired.

Membership

Member Virginia Bankers Association (president 1902).

Connections

Married Effie Hall Lewis, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April.

father:
Robert Moore Seay

mother:
Henrietta James (Williams) Seay

spouse:
Effie Hall Lewis