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William Hammond Keith

William Hammond Keith, American banker. Member New Jersey Bankers Association (president 1961), Robert Morris Associates (governor New York chapter 1960), Newark Association Commerce and Industry (treasurer 1961), Phi Gamma Delta.

Background

  • Keith, William Hammond was born on June 15, 1911 in Old Town, Maine, United States. Son of Alfred J. and Harriet (Ballard) Keith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business and Engineering Administration, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1933.

    Career

    • 1 son, Douglas J. Credit analyst Dun & Bradstreet, 1933-1940. With National State Bank, Newark, since 1940, executive vice president, 1957-1961, president, director, since 1961. Director John Gombos Company, Inc., Teck-Hughes Gold Mines, Ltd., Lamaque Mining, Ltd., Canadian Devonian Petroleims Ltd.

      President, member Executive Board Robert Treat council Boy Scouts American Trustee Newark Welfare Federation.

    Membership

    Member New Jersey Bankers Association (president 1961), Robert Morris Associates (governor New York chapter 1960), Newark Association Commerce and Industry (treasurer 1961), Phi Gamma Delta. Clubs: Essex, Down Town (Newark).

    Connections

    • Married Elinore R. Smith, June 15, 1935.
    • father: Alfred J. Keith
    • mother: Harriet (Ballard) Keith
    • spouse: Elinore R. Smith
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    Born June 15, 1911
    Died January 17, 1965
    (aged 53)
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