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John King Ottley

banker.

John King Ottley, American banker. Member American Bankers Association Chairman board of trustees, Young Men’s Christian Association, Atlanta.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

Ottley, John King was born on June 15, 1868 in Columbus, Mississippi, United States. Son of John King and Ellen Gertrude (Williams) Ottley.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Doctor of Laws, Southwestern. Doctor of Commercial Science, Oglethorpe U., Atlanta.

Career

An organizer Fourth National Bank, Atlanta, 1890, president, 1919-1929, when merged with Atlanta-Lowry National Bank as First, National Bank, of which is Chairman of the Board. Director Southern Railway Company, Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company, Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York. Director Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank 2 terms, member of advisory council 1 term.

Membership

Member American Bankers Association Chairman board of trustees, Young Men’s Christian Association, Atlanta. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Capital City, Atlanta Athletic, Piedmont Driving.

Connections

Married Passie Fenton McCabe, March 21, 1890 (died 1940).; married second, Marian Elizabeth Woodward, October 2, 1941. Children: Passie May (Mistress.

father:
John King Ottley

mother:
Ellen Gertrude (Williams) Ottley

spouses:
Passie Fenton McCabe

Marian Elizabeth Woodward

child:
Passie May (Mrs Ottley