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John Eddy Franklin

banker.

John Eddy Franklin, American banker. member of the board of trustees William Jewell College; Member Phi Gamma Delta.; Club: Mercantile.

Background

Franklin, John Eddy was born on July 31, 1863 in in Holt Company, Missouri, United States. Son of Shadrach and Imogene (Eddy) Franklin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, William Jewell College, Liberty, Missouri, 1884, A.M., 1899 (Doctor of Laws, 1911).

Career

Engaged in banking since 22 years of age. President Bankers Trust Company of St. Louis since 1906. President Mississippi Valley R.R., San Antomio, Uvalde & Gulf R.R. Owns a 5,000-acre farm in Pemiscot Company, Missouri.

Membership

Member of the board of trustees William Jewell College. Member Phi Gamma Delta. Club: Mercantile.

Connections

Married Emma Timms, of Liberty, Missouri, August 4, 1886.

father:
Shadrach Franklin

mother:
Imogene (Eddy) Franklin

spouse:
Emma Timms