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Wallace Mcrae Davis

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Wallace Mcrae Davis, American banker.

Background

Davis, Wallace Mcrae was born on November 13, 1898 in Moline, Illinois, United States. Son of William Wallace and Elizabeth (McRae) Davis.

Education

Student Purdue University, 1916-1917. Bachelor of Laws, Jefferson School of Law, Louisville, 1923.

Career

Bank, Louisville, 1919-1920, assistant cashier, 1926-1930, assistant vice president, 1930-1932, vice president, 1932-1949, executive vice president Citizens Fidelity Bank and Trust Company (formerly Citizens Union National Bank) 1949. President, director Hibernia National Bank, New Orleans 1949-1965, Chairman of the Board, 1965-1966. Director New Orleans & Northeastern Railroad Company Instructor Field Artillery Central O.T.S., 1918-1919.

Membership

Clubs: New Orleans Country, Pickwick, Lake Shore, Boston.

Connections

Married Leona Mae Knoderer, June 27, 1923. Children: Wallace M., Warren B. Messenger, Citizens National.

father:
William Wallace Davis

mother:
Elizabeth (McRae) Davis

spouse:
Leona Mae Knoderer

children:
Wallace M. Davis

Warren B. Messenger Davis

Citizens National Davis