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Allan Forbes

Allan Forbes, American banker. Member Massachusetts History Society (treasurer and.


  • Forbes, Allan was born on November 20, 1874 in Boston. Massachusetts. Son of J. Murray and Alice B. (Bowditch) Forbes.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1897.


    • President State St. Trust Company, 1911-1950, Chairman of the Board, 1950-1955, co-chairman advising committee 2d Bank, 1955. President Boston & Albany Railroad Company. Director Boston Insurance Company, N.E. Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston Consolidated Gas Company.

      Trustee of the Franklin Savings Bank.


    Denomination: Unitarian


    Member Massachusetts History Society (treasurer and. Clubs: Somerset, Down Town (Bos.).


    • Married Josephine M. A. Crosby, June 4, 1913. Children: Phyllis Forbes Leland, R. Bennet (deceased), Allan, Junior.
    • father: J. Murray Forbes
    • mother: Alice B. (Bowditch) Forbes
    • spouse: Josephine M. A. Crosby
    • children: Phyllis Forbes Leland Forbes
    • R. Bennet Forbes (deceased)
    • Allan Forbes
    • Jr Forbes
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    Born November 20, 1874
    Died July 9, 1955
    (aged 80)