Rushton, Richard Holt was born on June 8, 1851 in Dalton, Georgia, United States. Son of Robert S. and Mary M. (Adams) Rushton.
Educated at Dalton Academy, Georgia, and in Philadelphia.
Entered employ Commercial National Bank, 1870, became assistant cashier, 1878. Assisted in organizing Tenth National Bank and was its cashier, 1885-1886. Assisted in organizing Fourth St. National Bank, and was its cashier, 1886-1896, vice president, 1896-1902, president since 1902.
Was director in many corporations Was 1st president Pennsylvania Bankers’ Association.