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Michael F. Dooley

Michael F. Dooley, American banker. member and for many years treas.

Background

  • Dooley, Michael F. was born on December 1, 1852 in New Britain, Connecticut, United States. Son of Timothy and Mary (Birney) Dooley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Fordham University, 1872, Doctor of Laws, 1922. Studied St. Sulpice, Paris, 1872-1874.

    Career

    • Chairman Board of Assessors, Hartford, Connecticut, 1880-1887. Nat. bank examiner, 1887-1890, for Rhode Island and Connecticut, 1893-1899. Receiver of First National Bank of Willimantic, Connecticut, 1895-1899.

      Vice president Union Trust Company of Providence, Rhode Island, 1899-1908. President National Exchange Bank of Providence, 1908-1925. Chairman of the Board, 1925-1926, bank purchased, 1926, by Industrial Trust Company, of which was vice-president and director until early in 1934, when resigned both offices.

      Trustee Providence College, St. Joseph’s Hospital. Former director Encyclopedia Press (Catholic Encyclopedia). Director Universal Foundation, Inc.

      (Encyclopedia), First National Bank of Attleboro, Massachusetts Democratic presidential elector (president Rhode Island Electoral College), 1928. life member and for many years treasurer general American Irish History Society Elected Knight of Malta, 1931. Home: Providence, Rhode Island Deceased.

    Membership

    Member and for many years treas.

    Connections

    • Married Ellen M. McManus, 1888.
    • father: Timothy Dooley
    • mother: Mary (Birney) Dooley
    • spouse: Ellen M. McManus
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