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William Barret Ridgely

banker

William Barret Ridgely, American banker.

Background

Ridgely, William Barret was born on July 19, 1858 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Son of Charles and Jane M. (Barret) Ridgely.

Education

Public school education, Springfield. C.E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1879.

Career

Shelby Moore Cullom, October 24, 1882 (died 1902). Married second, Kate A. Deering, December 30, 1905. Engaged in mining, manufacturing and banking in Springfield until May 1, 1899.

Secretary Vice-President Republic Iron & Steel Company, 1899-1901. Comptroller of the currency, United States, 1901-1908.

Connections

Married Ella M., d. Married second, Kate A. Deering, December 30, 1905.

father:
Charles Ridgely

mother:
Jane M. (Barret) Ridgely

spouses:
Ella M.

Kate A. Deering