Biography of Alexander P. Milne
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Milne, Alexander P., is a native of Scotland, was born at Turriff Aberdeenshire, in 1854. He was educated at the Turriff High School and Fordyce Academy in Banffshire, served one year in the law office of John Christie, Solicitor Banff, and also served an apprenticeship of five years in the Commercial Bank of Scotland at Turriff and was sent from there to Canada as an employee of the Bank of British North America where he was located at London, Hamilton, and Toronto branches. After a residence of six years in the Dominion he migrated to the United States where he swore fealty to Uncle Sam and acquired citizenship. He has since held various positions of trust and responsibility. For the past six years he has been cashier and head bookkeeper for the Wayne Building, Loan, and Accumulating Fund Association and for three years treasurer of the village of Palmyra, he also bolds an appointment as notary public and is prominently identified with various local organizations of a social and fraternal character. In. the spring of 1894 Mr. Milne received the nomination for town clerk and was elected by a large majority. He married in 1877, Hattie, daughter of Alexander Rannie, of Palmyra, and has two children, a son and a daughter.

From:
Landmarks of Wayne County, New York
Edited by: Hon. George W. Cowles
Assisted by: H. P. Smith and others
D. Mason & Co., Publishers
Syracuse, N. Y. 1895


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