Thursday, October 1, 2009
Dexter Phelps Rumsey
Dexter Phelps Rumsey was known as one of the most prominent and wealthiest men in Buffalo, NY. He was born in Westfield, Chautauqua, New York to Aaron and Sophia Rumsey. He was in the business of leather manufacturing, following his father's footsteps who was a leather dealer.
Dexter married Mary E. Bissell and Susan R. Fiske.