DANGAIX, WILLIAM JOSEPH, 1864-1943

Biography:

Businessman (banking, insurance, real estate). Born– September 16, 1864, Philadelphia, Pa. Parents– Joseph and Mary (Lasserre) Dangaix. Education:  Institute d’Etudes francaises de Touraine, Tours, France; Sorbonne, Paris.   General agent, Southern States Agricultural Insurance Co. Organized and served as first president of the Birmingham Savings Bank, which later merged into the First National Bank of Birmingham. Retired from active business, 1908. Travelled widely; lived principally in Paris after retirement. Foreign agent of War Trade Board, Berne, Switzerland, 1918-19.  Died September 7, 1943.

Source:

Who Was Who in America, Vol. 2. ; Marquis Who’s Who on the Web.

Publication(s):

How Latin America Affects Our Daily Life. New York; New York Institute for Public Service, 1917.

How We Affect Latin America’s Daily Life. New York; New York Institute for Public Service, 1919.