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Alvah Trowbridge

Alvah Trowbridge, American banker. Member of Executive Committee American Bankers’ Association, 1896-1899, president 1900-1901.

Background

  • Trowbridge, Alvah was born in 1835 in Putnam County, New York, United States. Son of William Crane and Mary Elizabeth (Hobby) Trowbridge.

  • Education

    • Education common school and local academic.

    Career

    • Began banking in 1853 and was clerk and officer in country bank till 1880. With National Bank of N. America, 1880-1899. President N. American Trust Company, 1899-1900.

      President 9th National Bank of New York until its consolidation with Citizens’ National Bank.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member of Executive Committee American Bankers’ Association, 1896-1899, president 1900-1901.

    Connections

    • Married Ada Greene Smith, 1859.
    • father: William Crane Trowbridge
    • mother: Mary Elizabeth (Hobby) Trowbridge
    • spouse: Ada Greene Smith
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    Born 1835
    Died 1907
    (aged 71)
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