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John Alexander Stewart

John Alexander Stewart, American banker. Served as private, infantry, United States Army, 1918, later Lieutenant United States Coast Artillery; Member Michigan Bankers Association (Executive Committee 1937-1940), Saginaw Chamber of Commerce (treasurer, director 1947-1958), Newcomen Society, Navy League.; Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Stewart, John Alexander was born on May 23, 1900 in Bay City, Michigan, United States. Son of John A. and Margaret (MacDonald) Stewart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1921.

    Career

    • Bank of Saginaw, 1921-1968, beginning as clerk, successively assistant cashier, vice president, vice-president and cashier, executive vice president, cashier, 1921-1957, president, 1957-1965, Chairman of the Board, 1965-1968, also director. Director Morley Brothers, Michigan Sugar Company. Treasurer, vice-president, director Saginaw Community Chest, 1956.

      Director Children’s Home Family Society. Board directors Saginaw Young Men’s Christian Association, 1958-1968, president, 1963-1965. Trustee Delta College.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Served as private, infantry, United States Army, 1918, later Lieutenant United States Coast Artillery. Member Michigan Bankers Association (Executive Committee 1937-1940), Saginaw Chamber of Commerce (treasurer, director 1947-1958), Newcomen Society, Navy League. Mason (Shriner).; Clubs: Saginaw, Saginaw Country, Saginaw Michigan.

    Connections

    • Married Mary K. Martin, October 11, 1928. Children: Albert W., John A., Dennis M., Robert M. With Second National.
    • father: John A. Stewart
    • mother: Margaret (MacDonald) Stewart
    • spouse: Mary K. Martin
    • children: Albert W. Stewart
    • John A. Stewart
    • Dennis M. Stewart
    • Robert M. With Second National Stewart
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    Born March 23, 1900
    Died March 20, 1968
    (aged 67)
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