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James Joseph Hunter

James Joseph Hunter, Canadian banker.


  • Hunter, James Joseph was born on August 30, 1881 in Barrie, Ontario, Canada. Son of James McFie and Sarah Jane (McConkey) Hunter.

  • Education

    • Educated public schools of Barrie, Ontario.


    • Came to the United States, 1919, naturalized, 1929. With Canadian Bank of Commerce in various places, Canada, 1898-1911. In business, Vancouver, B.C., 1911-1915.

      With Bank of Montreal, Vancouver, 1915-1919. Assistant manager Park-Union Foreign Banking Corporation, San Francisco, 1919-1922. With The Bank of California N.A., San Francisco, president, 1933-1949.

      Retired, director Newhall, Land & Farming Company, White Investment Company, Cypress Law Cemetery Association, E. H. Edwards Company.


    Clubs: Pacific-Union, Stock Exchange, (all San Francisco).


    • Married Vivian Hinson Macneill, December 11, 1907. Children: James Chester, Rex Alexander, Gordon Macneill, Isobel Vivian.
    • father: James McFie Hunter
    • mother: Sarah Jane (McConkey) Hunter
    • spouse: Vivian Hinson Macneill
    • children: James Chester Hunter
    • Rex Alexander Hunter
    • Gordon Macneill Hunter
    • Isobel Vivian Hunter
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    Born August 30, 1881