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William Ira Taber

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William Ira Taber, American banker. Masonic Hall and Asylum Fund; member of advisory board Faxton Hospital; Member Trust Companies Association State of New York (vice president), Mohawk Valley Engineers, Utica Chamber Commerce (president).; Mason.

Background

Taber, William Ira was born on May 29, 1865 in Middleville, New York, United States. Son of Philip and Esther (Sanderson) Taber.

Education

Educational public schools.

Career

Began with Herkimer Bank, 1883, assistant cashier, 1885-1892, cashier, 1892-1906. President Citizens Trust Company, Utica, New York, 1906-1928, Chairman of the Board, since 1928. Chairman of the Board Consolidated Water Company, Citizens Utica Corporation, Citizens Safe Deposit Company President.

Membership

Masonic Hall and Asylum Fund. Member of advisory board Faxton Hospital. Member Trust Companies Association State of New York (vice president), Mohawk Valley Engineers, Utica Chamber Commerce (president).

Connections

Married Jennie Stuart Earl, December 12, 1900 (deceased).; married second, Bessie Woodworth Organ, October 5, 1919 (deceased). Children: Samuel Earl, Ira De Witt.

father:
Philip Taber

mother:
Esther (Sanderson) Taber

spouses:
Jennie Stuart Earl

Bessie Woodworth Organ

children:
Samuel Earl Taber

Ira De Witt Taber