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William Butler Duncan

investment banker

William Butler Duncan, investment banker. Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Museum Natural History.

Background

Duncan, William Butler was born on March 17, 1830. Son of Alexander and Sarah (Butler) Duncan.

Education

Educated Edinburgh, Scotland, 1844-1848. Special student Brown U., 1849-1850 (honorary Master of Arts, 1850).

Career

George W. Sargent, of Natchez, Mississippi, November 22, 1853. Banker, New York, 1851-1875. President, 1874-1888, Chairman, Board Of Directors, since 1888, Mobile & Ohio Railroad Company.

Membership

Member Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Museum Natural History.

Connections

Married I. Percy, d.

father:
Alexander Duncan

mother:
Sarah (Butler) Duncan

spouse:
I. Percy