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Jules Francis Landry Edit Profile

Banker , Lawyer

Jules Francis Landry, American lawyer, banker. Achievements include scholarship named in honor Jules F. Landry, Louisiana State University. Past president Baton Rouge Civic Symphony Association, Baton Rouge Gallery; Member of American Bar Association, Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, Inter-American Bar Association, Baton Rouge Country Club, Knights of Columbus, Elks (exalted ruler 1942).

Background

Landry, Jules Francis was born on November 9, 1906 in St. Francisville, Louisiana, United States. Son of Jules F. and Elizabeth (Desposito) Landry.

Education

Juris Doctor, Louisiana State University, 1932.

Career

Founding director Capital Bank & Trust, Baton Rouge, 1955—1972, director, 1955—1977, emeritus director, since 1977, chairman board, then chairman emeritus. President Evergreen Industrial Lands, Inc., Baton Rouge, 1966—1986, Rue Lafayette Mortgage Corporation, Baton Rouge, since 1966, Evergreen Industrial Gas Corporation, Baton Rouge, since 1967, Evergreen Domestic Gas Company, Baton Rouge, since 1976. Chairman emeritus, director emeritus Bank of Commerce & Trust Company, St. Francisville, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Achievements include scholarship named in honor Jules F. Landry, Louisiana State University.

Membership

Past president Baton Rouge Civic Symphony Association, Baton Rouge Gallery. Member of American Bar Association, Baton Rouge Bar Association, Louisiana State Bar Association, Inter-American Bar Association, Baton Rouge Country Club, Knights of Columbus, Elks (exalted ruler 1942).

Connections

Married Frances C. Leggio, September 9, 1934. 1 child Frances Harriet Landry Borghardt.

father:
Jules F. Landry

mother:
Elizabeth (Desposito) Landry

spouse:
Frances C. Leggio

child:
Frances Harriet Landry Borghardt Landry