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William Henry Porter

William Henry Porter, American banker. member J. P. Morgan & Co.

Background

  • Porter, William Henry was born on January 3, 1861 in Middlebury, Vermont, United States. Son of William Trowbridge and Martha Elizabeth (Samson) Porter.

  • Education

    • Education high school and Saratoga Academy. Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, 1911.

    Career

    • Engaged in banking at New York, since 1878. Now member J. P. Morgan & Company. President Chemical National Bank.

      Director 5th Avenue Bank, Title Guarantee & Trust Company, Fidelity & Casualty Company, Bankers Trust Company, Royal Exch. Assurance of London; trustee Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York, Franklin Savings Bank. President New York Clearing House Association.

      Treasurer Chamber of Commerce. Trustee New York University, Middlebury College. Commissioner Palisades Interstate Park.

      Home: Glen Cove, L.I.

    Membership

    Member J. P. Morgan & Co.

    Connections

    • Married Esther Jackson, 1887.
    • father: William Trowbridge Porter
    • mother: Martha Elizabeth (Samson) Porter
    • spouse: Esther Jackson
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    Born January 3, 1861
    Died November 30, 1926
    (aged 65)
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