Mason.; Clubs: Kent Country, Peninsular, University (Grand Rapids).
Evelyn (Mistress Earle Watterworth). Admitted to Michigan bar, 1913. Practice in Michigan, 1913-1917.
Engaged in investment banking, 1919-1927. Vice president Michigan Trust Company, Grand Rapids, 1927-1933, president, 1933-1956. Michigan Trust Company merged with Old Kent Bank, 1956.
Chairman of the Board Old Kent Bank and Michigan Trust Company, 1956-1958, Old Kent Bank and Trust Company, from 1958. Vice-president, director Cadillac-Soo Lumber Company, 1950-1956, Tensas-Delta Corporation, Electric Sorting Machine Company, president, director Cadillac Malleable Iron Company, 1950-1958.