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Henry Wheeler De Forest Edit Profile

Capitalist , Lawyer

Henry Wheeler De Forest, American lawyer, capitalist. Member board of managers New York Botanical Garden.

Background

Forest, Henry Wheeler De was born on October 29, 1855 in New York, United States. Son of of Henry Grant and Julia Brasher (Weeks) D.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1876. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1878.

Career

In law practice at New York, since 1878. Director and member Executive Committee S.P. Company. Director and member Executive Committee Texas & New Orleans Railroad Company, Western Union Telegraph Company, Guaranty Trust Company, Hudson Trust Company of New Jersey, etc.

Trustee The Bank for Savings.

Membership

Member board of managers New York Botanical Garden.

Connections

Married Julia Gilman Noyes, August 15, 1898. Children: Julia Mary, Alice Delano.

spouse:
Julia Gilman Noyes

children:
Julia Mary Forest

Alice Delano Forest