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Henry Whitefield Yates

banker

Henry Whitefield Yates, American banker.

Background

Yates, Henry Whitefield was born on January 1, 1837 in Leonardtown, Maryland, United States. Son of William Joseph and Julia Ann (Norris) Yates.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Began in banking business in employ of Kountze Brothers, Omaha, 1863. Director from organization and cashier 1st National Bank, Omaha, to 1882. Organizer, 1882, and president Nebraska National Bank, Omaha.

Also president Commercial Land Сompany. Vice president Omaha Electric Light Company, Equitable Loan Company. Director Nebraska Telephone Сompany.

Connections

Married Eliza Barr Samuel, April.

father:
William Joseph Yates

mother:
Julia Ann (Norris) Yates

spouse:
Eliza Barr Samuel