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Frederic Winthrop Allen

Frederic Winthrop Allen, American banker. member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

Background

  • Allen, Frederic Winthrop was born on May 26, 1877 in Walpole, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Melzar W. and Martha (Metealf) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1900.

    Career

    • Entered employ Simmons Hardware Company, St. Louis, 1901, becoming assistant secretary and director. Elected vice president Mechanics & Metals National Bank, New York, November 1, 1910. Member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

      Chairman of the Board North American Reassurance Company, American Enka Corporation, Dunlop Tire & Rubber Company. Director Air Reduction Company, Inc., E. G. Budd Manufacturing Company, European Mortgage Investment Corporation, and numerous other companies. Director Chase National Bank.

      Trustee Johns Hopkins University, Barnard College, Brook School, Miss Chapin’s School. Director Doctors Hospital. Governor New York Hospital Home: New York, New York.

    Membership

    Member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

    Connections

    • Married Irene Catlin, February 4, 1911. Children: Justine Catlin, Irene Winthrop, Martha Emily.
    • father: Melzar W. Allen
    • mother: Martha (Metealf) Allen
    • spouse: Irene Catlin
    • children: Justine Catlin Allen
    • Irene Winthrop Allen
    • Martha Emily Allen
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    Died November 25, 1933
    (aged 56)
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