Signatories of the Banco del Estado de México

The notes carry the signatures of Juan Henkel as Director Gerente and, on later notes, Teodoro Garduño as Cajero. They were also signed by a Consejero and the Interventor.

Director Gerente

Juan Henkel sig J Henkel


Teodoro Garduño was appointed Cajero on 1 May 1898. sig Cajero 1


Alberto P. Martín sig Martin
José Ignacio Icaza sig Icaza
M. Lara M. sig Lara
F. Espinosa y sig Interventor s
Sánchez sig Interventor t
  sig Interventor u


Eduardo Henkel sig E Henkel

The Pliego were a powerful local family with interests in agriculture, textiles and imports. Antonio Pliego Pérez, a founding shareholder, was born in 1854, the son of large landholders. As well as being contador of the bank he founded the Latina Americana Insurance Company. He was a federal deputy from Tepic from 1886 to 1904 and from Zacatecas from 1904 to 1912.

Alejandro Pliego 

sig Pliego
Juan Hatfield sig Consejero e
Santiago Graf was a businessman who in 1890 founded the Compañía Cervecera de Toluca y México. By 1910 the brewery had branches in Mexico City, San Luis Potosí and Aguascalientes, as well as a glass factory producing 800,000 bottles a month. It alone had 2,000 employees. sig Graf
R. J. Dwyer  
Cipriano Rodríguez sig Rodriguez
  sig Consejero 1
  sig Consejero k
  sig Consejero l
  sig Consejero n

FerratAlfredo Ferrat was founder and owner of the La Valenciana clothing business.

He died on 10 June 1922.

 sig Ferrat