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Charles Dyer Norton

Charles Dyer Norton, American banker.

Background

  • Norton, Charles Dyer was born on March 12, 1871 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Review Franklin B. and Harriet (Dyer) Norton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Amherst.

    Career

    • Employed by Scribner’s Magazine, New York, 1893. With Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company, Chicago, 1895-1909. Assistant secretary of the Treasury, 1909-1910.

      Secretary to the President (Taft) 1910-1911. Vice president First National Bank of New York, 1911-1918. President First Security County, New York, since 1918.

      Also president Coal & Coke Railway Company, New Gauley Coal Corporation. Vice president West Virginia Coal & Coke Company. Trustee Adams Express Company.

      Director American Railway Express Company, First National Bank, Equitable Life Assurance Society, Montgomery Ward & Company, Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Coal Company, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, First Security Company, William Polk Railway Company, Tide Water Oil Corporation, Tide Water Pipe Line Company, Southwestern Construction Company, Montana Farming Corporation Trustee American Red Cross, Metropolitan Museum of Art, American Academy in Rome. Trustee, treasurer American Federation of Arts, Russell Sage Foundation. Sage Foundation Homes Company Home: New York, New York.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine McKim Garrison, October 23, 1897.
    • father: Review Franklin B. Norton
    • mother: Harriet (Dyer) Norton
    • spouse: Katherine McKim Garrison
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    Born March 12, 1871
    Died March 6, 1922
    (aged 50)
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