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Gilbert Milo Berry

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Gilbert Milo Berry, American banker. member firm Duffle & Berry, 1886-1892; Served as private, later Lieutenant South Carolina. National Guard, 1883-1892; member agricultural loan agency committee War Finance Corporation; Mason.

Background

Berry, Gilbert Milo was born on January 22, 1862 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Son of Milo H. and Harriet (Meigs) Berry.

Education

Educated Columbia Male Academy, and King’s Mountain Military School, Yorkville, South Carolina.

Career

In drug business, 1879-1892. Member firm Duffle & Berry, 1886-1892. Cashier Canal Bank, Columbia, 1892-1898, Loan & Exchange Bank, of South Carolina., 1898-1901, National Loan & Exchange Bank, 1901-1923.

President Columbia National Bank, since 1923. President Acme Building & Loan Company. President Capital Trust Company, since 1926.

Treasurer South Carolina. Insurance Company.

Membership

Member firm Duffle & Berry, 1886-1892. Served as private, later Lieutenant South Carolina. National Guard, 1883-1892.

Member agricultural loan agency committee War Finance Corporation.

Connections

Married Katharine Fickling, November 29, 1919. Children: Katherine Elizabeth, Gilberta Meigs.

father:
Milo H. Berry

mother:
Harriet (Meigs) Berry

spouse:
Katharine Fickling

children:
Katherine Elizabeth Berry

Gilberta Meigs Berry