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John Vincent O’Neill

John Vincent O’Neill, American banker.

Background

  • O’Neill, John Vincent was born on July 13, 1903 in Montclair, New Jersey, United States. Son of Michael Francis and Helen (Dean) O’N.

  • Education

    • Student Columbia, 1922-1925, New York University, 1925-1928, American Institute Banking, 1928-1930.

    Career

    • Messenger National City Bank, New York City, 1922, securities and credit work, 1923-1927, loan supervision, branch management departments, 1927-1933, manager port authority branch, 1934-1947. Vice president charge banking Title Guarantee & Trust Company, 1947-1949. Vice president director Mercantile National Bank of Chicago, 1949, executive vice president, 1949, president, 1950-1958, chairman, 1951-1958.

      President, chief executive officer and director The Dania Bank, Dania, Florida, 1958-1961. President, director Boulevard National Bank of Miami (Florida), since 1961. President Boulevard Safe Deposit Company, since 1961.

      Vice chairman Everglades Bank of Fort Lauderdale, 1960-1961. Instructor banking, economics law American Institute Banking, Katherine Gibbs School, 1941-1948. Guest lector Chairman Montclair Police Reserve, 1947-1948.

      Member General R. E. Wood’s commission to study Army and Air Force post exchange operation European Command, 1955. Founding chairman Midwest-Chicago Boys Clubs. Chairman insurance and commerce division Community Fund Chicago, 1956-1957.

      President advisory board, St. Francis Hospital, 1955-1957. Board lay trustees Trinity College, since 1962. President of the board regents Marymont College, since 1963.

      Member administrative board of Biscayne College, since 1963. Chairman Arthritis and Rheumatism Fund Chicago, 1956-1957.

    Membership

    Member General R. E. Wood’s commission to study Army and Air Force post exchange operation European Command, 1955. Founding chairman Midwest-Chicago Boys. Member administrative board of Biscayne College, since 1963.

    Member president’ committee U. Notre Dame, since 1954. Member American (chairman nat. credits conference administration 1955-1957), Illinois (president Chicago district 1955-1956, council) bankers associations, Chicago Clearing House Association (president 1955-1957), American Institute Banking (life. Clubs: Chicago, Union League (Chicago).

    Connections

    • Married Catherine Eagan, October 5, 1927. Children: Nancy, Robert, Kay, Don Richard, Jean.
    • father: Michael Francis O’N.
    • mother: Helen (Dean) O’N.
    • spouse: Catherine Eagan
    • children: Nancy O’Neill
    • Robert O’Neill
    • Kay O’Neill
    • Don Richard O’Neill
    • Jean O’Neill
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    Died January, 1968
    (aged 64)
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