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Oliver Newton Sams

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Oliver Newton Sams, American banker. Mason.

Background

Sams, Oliver Newton was born on October 19, 1862 in Hillsboro, Ohio, United States. Son of Andrew J. and Ruth A. (Bell) Sams.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, National Normal University, Lebanon, O., 1886.

Career

1 son, Ralph G. Admitted to Ohio bar, 1887. Practiced in Hillsboro, 1888-1907. President Merchants National Bank, Hillsboro, since 1907.

Director Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, O. Prosecuting attorney Highland Company, 1900-1906. President Ohio State Bankers’ Association, 1915-1916. Member executive council American Bankers’ Association Trustee Wilmington (O.) College Delaware General Conference of Methodist Episcopal Church Church, Baltimore, 1908.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Mary E. George, March 20, 1888.

father:
Andrew J. Sams

mother:
Ruth A. (Bell) Sams

spouse:
Mary E. George