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Henry Miller Porter

banker

Henry Miller Porter, American banker. Mason, of 150 room sanitarium and hospital, Denver, 1930.

Background

Porter, Henry Miller was born on November 2, 1838 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John B. and Harriet H. (Kurtz) Porter.

Education

Educated country schools, Cole and Adair counties, Missouri.

Career

James J. Waring). Successively farmer, builder of telegraph lines in Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado, merchant in Denver and New Mexico, freighter from Missouri River to Salt Lake City, Utah, and Santa Fe, New Mexico, stockraiser. Engaged in banking, since 1876. Vice president Denver National Bank.

Works

  • Author: A Busy Man’s Theory of the Operations of Nature, 1928. Pencilings of an Early Western Pioneer, 1928. Christianity and Science versus Paganism and Idolatry, 1930.

    Donor with daughter, Mistress Dora P.

Membership

Mason, of 150 room sanitarium and hospital, Denver, 1930.

Connections

Married Laura W. Smith, February 23, 1874. Children: Dora P. (widow of John T. Mason), John H. (deceased), William E., Laurene (Mistress Harold S. Walker, deceased), Ruth (wife of Doctor.

father:
John B. Porter

mother:
Harriet H. (Kurtz) Porter

spouse:
Laura W. Smith

children:
Dora P. Porter (widow of John T. Mason)

John H. Porter (deceased)

William E. Porter

Laurene (Mistress Harold S. Walker Porter

deceased) Porter

Ruth (wife of Dr Porter