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Irving Winthrop Cook

Irving Winthrop Cook, American banker. Mason.; Club: Wamsutta (ex-president).

Background

  • Cook, Irving Winthrop was born on March 26, 1876 in Provincetown, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Joseph Winthrop and Mary A. (Smith) Cook.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school, Provincetown, 1894.

    Career

    • Began with First National Bank, Hyannis, Massachusetts, 1894. Assistant cashier, 1897-1902, cashier, 1902-1912, president, 1912-1916. President Hyannis Trust Company, 1916-1919.

      President First National Bank, New Bedford, 1919-1941, Chairman of the Board since 1941 (bank now named First Safe Deposit National Bank New Bedford). Trustee St. Luke’s Hospital (New Bedford). Member American Bankers Association (ex-president nat. bank div.).

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Mason.; Club: Wamsutta (ex-president).

    Connections

    • Married Carrie D. Knowles, June 14, 1899. Children: Georgia K. (Mistress.
    • father: Joseph Winthrop Cook
    • mother: Mary A. (Smith) Cook
    • spouse: Carrie D. Knowles
    • child: Georgia K. (Mrs Cook
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