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Robert William Thon

Robert William Thon, American banker. Member Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore, National Association Mutual Savings Banks (Executive Committee 1956-1957), Associate Mutual Savings Banks Maryland. (president 1956-1957).

Background

  • Thon, Robert William was born on December 23, 1908 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert William and Amanda (Kosslow) Thon.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philisophy, Johns Hopkins, 1933.

    Career

    • Assistant to president Savings Bank of Baltimore, 1933-1945, vice-president, director, 1945-1959, president, director, 1959-1975, Chairman of the Board, 1975-1983, chairman of the executive committee, from 1983. Member Banking Board Maryland, Bank Relations Board Maryland Commissioner, Baltimore Urban Renewal and Housing Agency, 1962-1964. Chairman Baltimore Community Chest-Red Cross United Appeal, 1958.

    Membership

    Member Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore, National Association Mutual Savings Banks (Executive Committee 1956-1957), Associate Mutual Savings Banks Maryland. (president 1956-1957). Clubs: Johns Hopkins, Merchants.

    Connections

    • Married Evelyn Ellen Singleton, April. Children: Robert William III, Susan Cecelia, Richard McMichael.
    • father: Robert William Thon
    • mother: Amanda (Kosslow) Thon
    • spouse: Evelyn Ellen Singleton
    • children: Robert William III Thon
    • Susan Cecelia Thon
    • Richard McMichael Thon
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    Born December 23, 1908
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