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Henry Fries Shaffner

banker.

Henry Fries Shaffner, American banker. Member financial board Southern Province, Moravian Church; Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

Shaffner, Henry Fries was born on September 19, 1867 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Francis and Caroline Louisa (Fries) Shaffner.

Education

Bachelor of Philisophy, University of North Carolina, 1887.

Career

Secretary-treasurer Wachovia Loan & Trust Company (later Wachovia Bank & Trust Company), 1893-1911. Vice president Wachovia Bank and Trust Company in Winston-Salem, 1911-1931, Chairman, Board Of Directors, 1931-1941. President Winston-Salem Building and Loan Association.

President Briggs-Shaffner Company, Oakdale Cotton Mills.

Membership

Member financial board Southern Province, Moravian Church. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: Twin City, Forsyth Country (Winston-Salem).

Connections

Married Agnes G. Siewers, November 21, 1901. Children: Henry Siewers (deceased), Eleanor C. (Mistress.

father:
John Francis Shaffner

mother:
Caroline Louisa (Fries) Shaffner

spouse:
Agnes G. Siewers

children:
Henry Siewers Shaffner (deceased)

Eleanor C. (Mrs Shaffner