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Seward Prosser

Seward Prosser, American banker.


  • Prosser, Seward was born on May 1, 1871 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of Henry Wilbur and Anna (Fay) Prosser.

  • Education

    • Public schools and Englewood (New Jersey) School for Boys.


    • Began career with Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, later member Prosser & Homans, representing same. Vice president Astor Trust Company, 1907-1912. President Liberty National Bank, 1912-1914.

      President Bankers Trust Company, 1914-1923, now director, Chairman of the Board and member Executive Committee. Director Bankers Safe Deposit Company, International Nickel Company of Canada, Ltd., Kennecott Copper Corporation, Graphite Metallizing Corporation, Braden Copper Company, Utah Copper Company, etc.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Clubs: Union League, University.


    • Married Constance Barber, October 25, 1902. Children: Barbara (Mistress.
    • father: Henry Wilbur Prosser
    • mother: Anna (Fay) Prosser
    • spouse: Constance Barber
    • child: Barbara (Mrs Prosser
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    Born March 1, 1871
    Died October 1, 1942
    (aged 71)