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relgious organization administrator

Samuel Frederic Houston, relgious organization administrator.

Background

Houston, Samuel Frederic was born on August 30, 1866 in Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry Howard and Sallie S. (Bonnell) Houston.

Education

Bachelor of Philisophy, University of Pennsylvania, 1887. Honorary Doctor of Laws, 1939.

Career

Chairman of the board Real Estate Trust Company of Philadelphia. Trustee University of Pennsylvania.

Membership

Member American Academy Political and Social Science, American Economics Association, Geography Society Philadelphia Episcopalian. Member standing committee Diocese Pennsylvania and formerly of National Council Protestant Episcopal Church. Member Pennsylvania History Society, Church History Society (vice-president), St. Andrews Society of Philadelphia (past president).

Officier Legion of Honor, 1948. Clubs: Rittenhouse, University, Church, St. Anthony, Union League, Corinthian Yacht, New York Yacht.

Connections

Married Edith A. Corlies, November 9, 1887 (died 1895). Married second, Mistress.

father:
Henry Howard Houston

mother:
Sallie S. (Bonnell) Houston

spouse:
Edith A. Corlies

spouse:
Mistress