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Douglas Hamilton Thomas

Douglas Hamilton Thomas, American banker. member paving commission, since 1914. Maryland. commissioner, Centennial Exposition, 1876, Jamestown Exposition, 1907. Captain and major 5th Regiment Maryland. National Guard, 1870-1877.

Background

  • Thomas, Douglas Hamilton was born on January 1, 1847 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Son of John Hanson and Annie Campbell (Gordon) Thomas.

  • Education

    • Educated University Maryland.

    Career

    • Cashier Marine Bank, Baltimore, 1878-1880. Cashier, 1880-1886, president, 1886-1913, Merchants’ National Bank. President Merchants-Mechanics National Bank, Baltimore, 1913-1916, and of its successor Merchants Mechanics First National Bank, October since 1916.

      Finance commissioner, Baltimore, 1886-1892. Commissioner public parks, 1890-1901. Member paving commission, since 1914.

      Maryland. commissioner, Centennial Exposition, 1876, Jamestown Exposition, 1907. Captain and major 5th Regiment Maryland. National Guard, 1870-1877.

      Home: Baltimore, Maryland.

    Membership

    Member paving commission, since 1914. Maryland. commissioner, Centennial Exposition, 1876, Jamestown Exposition, 1907. Captain and major 5th Regiment Maryland.

    National Guard, 1870-1877.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Lee Whitridge, January’25, 1870.
    • father: John Hanson Thomas
    • mother: Annie Campbell (Gordon) Thomas
    • spouse: Alice Lee Whitridge
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    Born January 1, 1847
    Died March 12, 1919
    (aged 72)
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