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Clarence Hill Kelsey

Clarence Hill Kelsey, American banker.

Background

  • Kelsey, Clarence Hill was born on December 23, 1850 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Son of Courtland and Sarah (Hoyt) Kelsey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1878, A.M., 1880. Bachelor of Laws, Hamilton Law School, 1880.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1880. Practiced in New York, 1880-1883. Office manager, 1883, later secretary, vice president, president and from 1923 Chairman of the Board, Title Guarantee & Trust Company.

      Also Chairman of the Board Bond & Mortgage Guarantee Company. Director Corn Exchange Bank, Home Insurance Company, United States Life Insurance Company, Westchester Title & Trust Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth B. Tomlinson, December, 1885.
    • father: Courtland Kelsey
    • mother: Sarah (Hoyt) Kelsey
    • spouse: Elizabeth B. Tomlinson
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    Died March 1, 1930
    (aged 79)
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