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James Hanson Lemon

James Hanson Lemon, American investment banker. Member American Contract Bridge League (past president).

Background

  • Lemon, James Hanson was born on May 14, 1903 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Hanson Thomas Asbury and Maud (Duvall) Lemon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Princeton, 1925.

    Career

    • 1 son, James Hanson. With Johnston, Lemon & Company, Inc., and predecessors, 1925-1977, Chairman of the Board, 1967-1977. Chairman of the Board, director Washington Mutual Investors Fund., Inc., District of Columbia Paper Mills, Inc. Director District Theatres Corporation, Pep Com Industries, Inc., International Bank of Washington, MIW Advisors, Inc.

      Trustee Mortgage Investors of Washington, Inc. Director, past president Children’s Hospital of District of Columbia.

    Membership

    Member American Contract Bridge League (past president). Clubs: Princeton (past president), Chevy Chase, Metropolitan, Burning Tree, University (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Martha Lane McGehee, September 13, 1928.
    • father: Hanson Thomas Asbury Lemon
    • mother: Maud (Duvall) Lemon
    • spouse: Martha Lane McGehee
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    Born March 14, 1903
    Died July 20, 1977
    (aged 74)
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