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Charles Edwin Mitchell

Charles Edwin Mitchell, American banker. Member Chi Psi.


  • Mitchell, Charles Edwin was born on October 6, 1877 in Chelsea, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Edwin and Annie Maria (Knowlton) Mitchell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1899.


    • Manager, 1904; assistant to president Trust Company of America, New York, 1907-1911. Head of Commerce. E. Mitchell & Company, investments, 1911-1916. Became president The National City Company, 1916, Chairman of the Board, 1929-1933.

      Became president National City Bank of New York, 1921, Chairman of the Board, 1929-1933, Chairman of the Board City Bank Farmers Trust Company, 1929-1933. President C. E. Mitchell, Inc. (financial counsellors), 1935-1941.

      Chairman Blyth & Company, Inc. (investment bankers) since 1935. Has been officer and director many companies.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Member Chi Psi.; Clubs: The Recess, Bond, River, Southampton, The Links, National Golf Links, Piping Rock, Tuxedo.


    • Married Elizabeth Rend, June 3, 1908. Children: Rita, Craig, Began with Western Electric Company.
    • father: George Edwin Mitchell
    • mother: Annie Maria (Knowlton) Mitchell
    • spouse: Elizabeth Rend
    • children: Rita Mitchell
    • Craig Mitchell
    • Began with Western Electric Co Mitchell
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    Born October 6, 1877
    Died December 14, 1955
    (aged 78)