Louis Henry Severance

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Louis Henry Severance

Birthplace: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Death: Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Solomon Lewis Severance and Mary H. Severence
Husband of Florence Severance
Brother of Solon Long Severance

Occupation: Treasurer of Standard Oil Company; investor; philanthropist
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About Louis Henry Severance

Louis Henry Severance (1838–1913), oilman and philanthropist was a founding member of the Standard Oil Trust, the first treasurer of Standard Oil,[4] and a sulfur magnate.


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Louis Henry Severance's Timeline

August 1, 1838
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
September 19, 1894
Age 56
Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH
June 25, 1913
Age 74
Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States