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Lester W. Hall

Lester W. Hall, American banker.

Background

  • Hall, Lester W. was born on August 9, 1876 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of W. Ewing Hall.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education, Hopkins Grammar School, New Haven, Connecticut. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1898. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1901.

    Career

    • Admitted to Missouri bar, 1901, and began practice at Kansas City. Member firm Bowersock, Hall & Hook. Vice president Fidelity Trust Company, 1916 until it was merged into Fidelity National Bank and Trust Company, of which has been president since 1924.

      Ex-president Kansas City Clearing House Association.

    Membership

    Clubs: University, Bankers, Kansas City Country.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Austin, of Kansas City, 1901.
    • father: W. Ewing Hall. Hall
    • spouse: Ruth Austin
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