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John Ostrom Enders

John Ostrom Enders, American banker. Member Connecticut House Representatives, 1899; Mason (K.T.).


  • Enders, John Ostrom was born on December 3, 1869 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Thomas Ostrom and Harriet Adelaide (Burnham) Enders.

  • Education

    • Educated Stern’s and Bowen’s private school and Phillips Exeter Academy.


    • Began with United States Bank, Hartford, 1888. vice president, 1915-1918, president, 1918-1923. President United States Security Trust Company (consultant United States Bank Security Company and Fidelity Trust Company), 1923-1925, Chairman of the Board, 1925-1927. Chairman of the Board Hartford National Bank & Trust Company, 1927-1935, chairman of the executive committee, since 1935.

      Consultant Hartford-Aetna National Bank, and United States Security Trust Company. Trustee Society Savings. Vice president Dime Savings Bank, director Aetna Casualty & Surety Company, Aetna Life Insurance Company, Automobile Insurance Company of Hartford, Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, Hartford National Bank & Trust Company.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member Connecticut House Representatives, 1899. Mason (K.T.).; Clubs: Hartford.


    • Married Harriet Golden Whitmore, June 12, 1895. Children: John F., Harriet B., Ostrom, Elvia.
    • father: Thomas Ostrom Enders
    • mother: Harriet Adelaide (Burnham) Enders
    • spouse: Harriet Golden Whitmore
    • children: John F. Enders
    • Harriet B. Enders
    • Ostrom Enders
    • Elvia Enders
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    Born December 3, 1869
    Died April 2, 1958
    (aged 88)