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Charles Alison Scully

Charles Alison Scully, American banker. Served as captain and adjunct 51st Infantry 6th Division, United States Army, later Courier Service with Advertising Educational Foundation, 1917-1919.; Member S.R., Society Colonial Wars, American Academy of Political and Social Science, Association Bar City of New York, Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Orchestra (director), Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (director), Psi Upsilon.

Background

  • Scully, Charles Alison was born on October 17, 1887 in Pittsburgh. Son of Charles D. and Mary (Scott) Scully.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1909, Bachelor of Laws, 1912.

    Career

    • Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1912, and practiced in Philadelphia, 1912-1917. Trust officer Corn Exchange National Bank of Philadelphia, 1920-1923. 2d vice president National Bank of Commerce, New York City, 1923-1926, vice president, 1926-1929.

      Vice president Bank of the Manhattan Company. New York City, 1929-1942. Executive vice-president, director Corn Exchange National Bank & Trust Company of Philadelphia, 1942-1951.

      President Corporate Fiduciaries Association of New York City, 1932, 33.

    Works

    • Author: Insurance Trusts, 1927. Busines Life Insurance Trusts (with F. W. Ganse), 1930. The Course of the Silver Greyhound, 1936.

      The Purchase of Common Stocks as Trust Investments, 1937.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served as captain and adjunct 51st Infantry 6th Division, United States Army, later Courier Service with Advertising Educational Foundation, 1917-1919. Member S.R., Society Colonial Wars, American Academy of Political and Social Science, Association Bar City of New York, Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Orchestra (director), Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts (director), Psi Upsilon. Clubs: University, Century (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth G. Williams, November 2, 1920. Children: Scott Williams, David Williams, Elizabeth Alison, John Alison.
    • father: Charles D. Scully
    • mother: Mary (Scott) Scully
    • spouse: Elizabeth G. Williams
    • children: Scott Williams Scully
    • David Williams Scully
    • Elizabeth Alison Scully
    • John Alison Scully
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    Born October 17, 1887
    Died November 8, 1954
    (aged 67)
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