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Richard Delafield

banker

Richard Delafield, American banker.

Background

Delafield, Richard was born on September 6, 1853 in New Brighton, S.I., New York, United States. Son of Rufus King and Eliza (Bard) Delafield.

Education

Educated Anthon Grammar School.

Career

At early age engaged in mercantile pursuits. Senior partner Delafield & Company of New York, Chicago and San Francisco, which house he founded. President National Park Bank of New York for 22 years, Chairman of the Board 7 years.

Trustee, Trinity Church Corporation, American Surety Company, etc. Vestryman and senior warden Trinity Ch.

Connections

Married Clara Foster Carey (died 1909). Married second, Edith P. Fesser (died 1925).

father:
Rufus King Delafield

mother:
Eliza (Bard) Delafield

spouses:
Clara Foster Carey

Edith P. Fesser