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William Herbert Hilton Talbert

Born on 1-27-1864. He was born in Red Lands, CA. He is accomplished in the area of Business.
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The son of Robert and Anna Maria Harris Talbert, William was born in Red Bluff, California in 1866. The family returned to Buffalo and he was educated in Buffalo Public Schools. William was active in the family's extensive real estate holdings beginning in 1889. He also worked as a clerk in the Office of the Treasurer of the City of Buffalo. In 1911 he was the president of the Buffalo Colored Republican League.

He was a member of the Michigan Street Baptist Church, which his grandfather Peyton Harris helped to build.

He married Mary Burnett in 1891 and the couple had one child Sarah May and one grandchild, Yvette.