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Guy Morrison Bryan

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Guy Morrison Bryan, American banker. Member Houston Cotton Exchange and Board of Trade.

Background

Bryan, Guy Morrison was born on December 16, 1871 in Galveston, Texas, United States. Son of Guy M. and Laura Harrison (Jack) Bryan.

Education

Educated private schools.

Career

Began as clerk in hardware store, Galveston, at age 16, became owner of a store at 23. Entered banking business, 1902. Moved to Houston, 1907.

An organizer, 1907, and president 2d National Bank, vice chairman board until 1932, when resigned. Chairman of the Board First Texas Joint Stock Land Bank. President Second National Corporation.

Director Houston Branch Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Texas.

Membership

Member Houston Cotton Exchange and Board of Trade.

Connections

Married Florence Carter, November 18, 1908. Children: Carolyn Laura, Guy Morrison, Florence Carter, Hally Ballinger.

father:
Guy M. Bryan

mother:
Laura Harrison (Jack) Bryan

spouse:
Florence Carter

children:
Carolyn Laura Bryan

Guy Morrison Bryan

Florence Carter Bryan

Hally Ballinger Bryan