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Sherman Allen

Sherman Allen, American banker. Club: Metropolitan (Washington).

Background

  • Allen, Sherman was born on February 25, 1875 in Westford, Vermont, United States. Son of of George W. and Susan (Richardson) A.

  • Education

    • Secretary to David J. Foster, member National House of Representatives, from Vermont, 1901-1905. Private secretary and chief clerk to assistant secretary of the Navy, 1905-1907. Washington bureau, New York Herald, 1907-1910.

      Assistant secretary to President William H. Taft of the United States, 1910-1911. Assistant Secretary of Treasury, July 1911-October 1913. Treasurer and member board of trustees Endowment Fund of America National Red Cross, December 1912-October 1913.

      Assistant secretary and fiscal agent Federal Resereve Board, September 1914-May 1918. Treasurer War Finance Corporation, May 1918-February 1919. Officer National City Bank, New York, 1919-1929, trust officer, 1926-1929.

    Career

    • Assistant secretary to President William H. Taft of the United States, 1910-1911. Assistant Sec; assistant secretary and fiscal agt. Officer National.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Club: Metropolitan (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Greer Robinson, January 15, 1903, On Free Press, Burlington, Vermont, 1895-1901.
    • spouse: Margaret Greer Robinson
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    Born February 25, 1875
    Died December 30, 1938
    (aged 63)
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