|Birth: ||Feb. 17, 1870|
|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1943|
Son of Allen W and Mary E (Wheeler) King.
Graduated from the South Wabash High School in 1884.
Spent two years in the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. In 1888, when he was eighteen, the Wabash National Bank took him in as a clerk and bookkeeper, and he had four years of that experience. In 1892 he succeeded his uncle, Thomas Wellman King, in the hardware business.
In January 1913, he and his brother Fred took over the elevator and grain business which had been founded by Thomas Wellman King and which had been continued by the latter's son Harry S.
August 12, 1890, he married Morttie Weesner, of Wabash.
They have three children: Muriel, Dorothy, and Elizabeth.
Source: 1914 History of Wabash County, Indiana
Allen W King (1845 - 1917)
Mary E Wheeler King (1848 - 1922)
Morttie Weesner King (1868 - 1947)
Allen W King (1870 - 1943)
Fred I King (1874 - 1965)*
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Record added: Jan 12, 2009
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