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 William Lukens Elkins

William Lukens Elkins

Birth
Wheeling, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
Death 7 Nov 1903 (aged 71)
Elkins Park, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Bridge Section, Lots 20-54
Memorial ID 21788 · View Source
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Financier. He was a partner in the giant Standard Oil company. He sold his portion and heavily invested in railways and natural gas, and his efforts helped build up the infrastructure in a number of major US cities.

Bio by: Russ Dodge



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 19 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21788
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Lukens Elkins (2 May 1832–7 Nov 1903), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21788, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .