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Myers Young Cooper

banker , realtor

Myers Young Cooper, American banker, realtor, home builder. award Exchange Club, 1954; award Goodwill Industries.

Background

Cooper, Myers Young was born on November 25, 1873 in St. Louisville, Ohio, United States. Son of Lemuel Young and Ann (Greenlee) Cooper.

Education

Student Lebanon (O.) Normal U., 1891-1893. Doctor of Laws, Lincoln Memorial U., Tennessee, 1923, Wilmington (O.) College, 1926, Baldwin-Wallace, Bethany (West Virginia). Muskingum colls., 1929, St. Xavier (Cincinnati), Ohio Wesleyan Universities 1929, Ohio, Miami, Wilberforce universities, 1930.

Career

With Norwood-Hyde Park Bank & Trust Company, since 1903, president, 1903-1954, now chairman. Organizer Myers Y. Cooper Company, Cincinnati, 1928, chairman, 1929-1955. Governor Ohio, 1929-1931.

President Raymond Realty Company, Hyde Park Lumber Company, Standard Castings Company, Westwood Planing Mill Company. Director, chairman of the executive committee Farmers Fertilizer Company, Columbus, Ohio Delaware Republican National Convention, since 1920, delegate-at-large, since 1930, vice chairman delegations, 1948-1952. Member Hamilton Company Republican Executive Committee Vice president Bethesda Hospital.

Trustee, member board Hiram College. Trustee Lincoln Memorial U. Member Hoover Foundation, Save the Children Federation Received Golden Deeds award Exchange Club, 1954.

Honor award Goodwill Industries.

Membership

Member Hamilton Company Republican Executive Committee Vice president Bethesda Hospital. Member Hoover Foundation, Save the Children Federation Received Golden Deeds award Exchange. Member Ohio Fair Mgrs.

Association (honorary president), National Association Real Estate Bds., Hamilton Company Agricultural Society (president), S.A.R., Mayflower Society. Member Disciples of Christ Church (Chairman of the Board). Clubs: National Exchange (Executive Committee, past national president).

Connections

Married Martha Kinney, December 15, 1897. Children: Raymond Kinney, Martha Ann (Mistress Mills Judy), Real estate, home builder, since 1896.

father:
Lemuel Young Cooper

mother:
Ann (Greenlee) Cooper

spouse:
Martha Kinney

children:
Raymond Kinney Cooper

Martha Ann Cooper (Mistress Mills Judy)

Real estate Cooper

home builder Cooper

since 1896 Cooper