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Anthony Joseph Drexel, Sr
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Birth: 1864
Death: Dec. 14, 1934

International Banker. He was the son of financier Anthony J. Drexel. He was the first treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Drexel Institute of Technology. He entered into an unhappy marriage with Margarita Armstrong. Because of the unpleasantness of the divorce, he lived most of the rest of his life in France and England. They had several children: Anthony, Jr., Margaretta, John Armstrong, and Louis. Among his friends was King Edward VII of England. 
 
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 Parents:
  Anthony Joseph Drexel (1826 - 1893)
  Ellen B. Rozet Drexel (1832 - 1891)
 
 Children:
  Anthony Joseph Drexel (1887 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Emilie Taylor Drexel Biddle (1851 - 1883)*
  Francis Anthony Drexel (1860 - 1869)*
  Sarah Drexel Van Rensselaer (1860 - 1929)*
  John Rozet Drexel (1863 - 1935)*
  Anthony Joseph Drexel (1864 - 1934)
  George William Childs Drexel (1868 - 1944)*
  Anthony I. Drexel (1869 - 1869)*
  Female Drexel (1869 - 1869)*
  Female Drexel (1874 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: The Drexel Family Plot directly in front of the F.M. Drexel Mausoleum
 
Created by: rjschatz
Record added: May 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14193298
Anthony Joseph Drexel, Sr
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Anthony Joseph Drexel, Sr
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