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George Rumsey Sheldon

banker

George Rumsey Sheldon, American banker. member Rep.

Background

Sheldon, George Rumsey was born on April 16, 1857 in Brooklyn. Son of William C. and Mary (de Forest) Sheldon.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1879.

Career

Engaged in banking, since 1879. Treasurer and Chairman of the Board North American Company. Chairman of the executive committee and treasurer Milwaukee Elec.

Railway & Light Company. President Elec. Securities Company. Treasurer and director Detroit Edison Company.

Director numerous corporations. New York member Republican National Committee, 1903-1904. Treasurer New York Company Committee, 1899-1903, New York State Committee, 1906, Republican, National Committee, 1908-1916.

Trustee St. Paul’s School.

Membership

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Connections

Married Mary R. Seney, December 16, 1881.

father:
William C. Sheldon

mother:
Mary (de Forest) Sheldon

spouse:
Mary R. Seney