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Richard Bean

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Richard Bean, American banker. Served as private, Company C., 1st Kentucky Infantry, Spanish-American War; member of the board of directors Louisville Convention and Publicity League, Louisville Safety Council.; Mason.

Background

Bean, Richard was born on May 13, 1879 in Mount Sterling, Kentucky, United States. Son of Robert Thompson and Pauline (Summers) Bean.

Education

Graduate Louisville Male High School, 1899. Student Young Men’s Christian Association night school 3 years.

Career

Began in employ of Ballard & Ballard Company, flour millers, advancing to secretary. Then with Louisville National Bank & Trust Company, advancing to president. President Louisville Trust corporation since February 1, 1929.

Vice president Banco-Kentucky Сompany. Vice president Louisville Bedding Company. Director Kentucky Oxygen Company, Brandeis Machinery Company, Brinly-Hardy Company, The Helium Company, The Girdler Corporation, J.V. Pilcher Manufacturing Company.

Membership

Served as private, Company C., 1st Kentucky Infantry, Spanish-American War. Member of the board of directors Louisville Convention and Publicity League, Louisville Safety Council. Mason.; Clubs: Pendennis, Country.

Connections

Married Rella C. Bourne, of Louisville, Kentucky, October 17, 1911. Children: Alice Goodridge, Robert Thompson, Richard, Bourne.

father:
Robert Thompson Bean

mother:
Pauline (Summers) Bean

spouse:
Rella C. Bourne

children:
Alice Goodridge Bean

Robert Thompson Bean

Richard Bean

Bourne Bean