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Richard King

banking , ranching.

Richard King, American banking, ranching. Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason.

Background

King, Richard was born on December 17, 1884 in Nueces County, Texas, United States. Son of Richard and Elizabeth Pearl (Ashbrook) King.

Education

Educated San Antonio (Texas) Academy, 1898-1903, University of Missouri, 1904-1906.

Career

Engaged in ranching on large scale since 1906. Trustee Estate of R. King, investments in land and cattle. Director Corpus Christi National Bank since 1913, vice president, 1923-1928, president, Chairman of the Board.

Director National Finance Credit Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas. Director Regional Agricultural Credit Corporation, Houston, Texas Chairman Nueces County Navigation Commission.

Membership

Member Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Connections

Married Minerva Pierpont Heaney, October 12, 1907. Children: Richard, Alfred Ashbrook.

father:
Richard King

mother:
Elizabeth Pearl (Ashbrook) King

spouse:
Minerva Pierpont Heaney

children:
Richard King

Alfred Ashbrook King