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Junius Blair Fishburn

banker , publisher

Junius Blair Fishburn, American banker, publisher. award from College of William and Mary, 1937. Member English-Speaking Union, American Academy Political and Social Science, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts; Member Methodist Episcopal Church, South (trustee).

Background

Fishburn, Junius Blair was born on September 27, 1865 in Boone Mill, Virginia, United States. Son of James Addison and Mary Louise (Boon) Fishburn.

Education

Edward high schools Danville, Kentucky, and Roanoke, Virginia. Doctor Commercial Science, Washington and Lee University, 1941.

Career

Cashier National Exchange Bank of Roanoke, Virginia, 1889-1806, president, 1906-1919, chairman board, 1919-1925. Chairman board and executive committee First National Exchange Bank, Roanoke, since 1925. Vice president Times World Corporation Received Algernon Sydney Sullivan award from College of William and Mary, 1937.

Membership

Member English-Speaking Union, American Academy Political and Social Science, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Member Methodist Episcopal Church, South (trustee). Clubs: Shenandoah, Roanoke Country (Roanoke).

Connections

Married Grace T. Parker, September 5, 1893. Children: Junius Parker, Mary Evelyn (Mistress.

father:
James Addison Fishburn

mother:
Mary Louise (Boon) Fishburn

spouse:
Grace T. Parker

children:
Junius Parker Fishburn

Mary Evelyn (Mrs Fishburn