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Omer Nixon Custer

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Omer Nixon Custer, American banker. member Illinois State Industrial Commission, 1917-1921; Mason.; Club: Rotary (Galesburg).

Background

CUSTER, Omer Nixon was born on December 25, 1873 in Fayette Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Hernon K. and Dorcas A. Nixon Custer: Education P.S.

Education

Educational public schools, Fayette County.

Career

President 1st Galesburg National Bank & Trust Company Purington Paving Brick Company, public Galesburg Register Mail. President Intra-State Telephone Сompany, Beatrice Creamery Company, Abingdon Sanitary Manufacturing Company, Gazette Public Company, publications Hawkeye Gazette (Burlington, Iowa). Company treasurer, Knox County, Illinois, 1906.

Postmaster of Galesburg, 1908-1913. Member Illinois State Industrial Commission, 1917-1921. State treasurer, Illinois, 1925-1927, 1929-1930.

Chairman State Tax Commission, 1930-1931. Trustee Lombard College, Galesburg.

Membership

Member Illinois State Industrial Commission, 1917-1921. Mason.; Club: Rotary (Galesburg).

  • Member, Masons. Club: Hamilton (Chicago).

Connections

Married Olive Frances Temple, December 24, 1894. Children: Mistress Ethel Mae Pritchard, Howard Temple (deceased).

father:
Hernon Kyle Custer

mother:
Dorcas Anne (Nixon) Custer

spouse:
Olive Frances Temple

children:
Mistress Ethel Mae Pritchard Custer

Howard Temple Custer (deceased)