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Henry Osborne Havemeyer

sugar refiner

Henry Osborne Havemeyer, American sugar refiner. Member, 1869, and a few years later manager Havemeyers & Elder, sugar refiners. Organized 1891, and became president, American Sugar Refining Company (capital now $75,000,000), uniting the large sugar interests of the United States.

Background

Havemeyer, Henry Osborne was born on October 18, 1847 in New York, United States. Son of Frederick Christian Havemeyer.

Education

Educated public and private schools.

Career

Member, 1869, and a few years later manager Havemeyers & Elder, sugar refiners. Organized 1891, and became president, American Sugar Refining Company (capital now $75,000,000), uniting the large sugar interests of the United States. President and director American Coffee Company.

Trustee Colonial Trust Company. Also officer or director in other corporations Presented public schoolhouse, costing $250,000, to Greenwich, Connecticut Home: Greenwich, Conn.

Membership

Member, 1869, and a few years later manager Havemeyers & Elder, sugar refiners. Organized 1891, and became president, American Sugar Refining Company (capital now $75,000,000), uniting the large sugar interests of the United States.

Connections

Married Louisine Waldron Elder, 1883.

father:
Frederick Christian Havemeyer. Havemeyer

spouse:
Louisine Waldron Elder