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Walter Ervin Henley

Walter Ervin Henley, American banker. Member Alabama Bankers’ Association (past president); Member Alabama National Guard, 1896-1898; member National Coal Commission, 1918.; Member Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Blue Key.

Background

  • Henley, Walter Ervin was born on January 30, 1877 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of John Charles and Annie (Linn) Henley.

  • Education

    • Educated Alabama Polytechnic Institute.

    Career

    • In banking business at Birmingham, from 1897. Became president Birmingham Trust National Bank, 1925, past Chairman of the Board Past president Community Chest, Birmingham. Past chairman Birmingham City Planning Board.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Alabama Bankers’ Association (past president). Member Alabama National Guard, 1896-1898. Member National Coal Commission, 1918.

    Member Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Blue Key. Clubs: Kiwanis (past president), Mountain Brook.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Smith Whitaker (died 1938).
    • father: John Charles Henley
    • mother: Annie (Linn) Henley
    • spouse: Marie Smith Whitaker
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