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Max May

Max May, German banker. member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

Background

  • May, Max was born on July 3, 1861 in Germany. Son of Gotschall and Betty (Lorch) May.

  • Education

    • Educated in Germany.

    Career

    • Foreign exchange business, Darmstadt and Karlsruhe, 1878-1883. Came to the United States, 1883, naturalized citizen, 1888. Successively with Union, Atlas and First National banks, Chicago, 1883-1904.

      With Guaranty Trust Company, New York, 1904-1918, Foreign Trade Banking Corporation, 1918-1920. Foreign exchange business on own account, 1920-1922. Director and member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

      Retired. Home: New York, New York Deceased.

    Membership

    Member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Rosenberg, June 24, 1890. Children: Walter H., Mistress.
    • father: Gotschall May
    • mother: Betty (Lorch) May
    • spouse: Sarah Rosenberg
    • children: Walter H. May
    • Mrs May
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    Born July 3, 1861
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