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Henry C. Von Elm

Henry C. Von Elm, American banker.


  • Elm, Henry C. Von was born on November 10, 1887 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Christian and Katharine (Gerken) Von Elm.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools, Long Island Business College, Brooklyn, and American Institute Banking, New York City.


    • Began, 1903, with Manufacturers National Bank, merged with Manufacturers Trust Company, 1914, of which was assistant secretary, 1915-1918, vice president, 1919-1927, director, 1925, chairman of the executive committee, 1928, president, 1929, vice-Chairman of the Board, 1931-1947, Chairman of the Board, 1947-1950, president, 1950-1951, honorary Chairman of the Board 1951. Director George W. Rogers Construction Company, Geo. A. Fuller Company, Home Insurance Company (ex-member finance committee), Sperry & Hutchinson Company.


    Denomination: Lutheran


    Clubs: National Golf Links of America, Maidstone, Bankers, Metropolitan, Everglades, Devon Yacht, Wyandanch.


    • Married Margaret D. Meyer, April. Children: Mistress.
    • father: Christian Elm
    • mother: Katharine (Gerken) Von Elm
    • spouse: Margaret D. Meyer
    • child: Mrs Elm
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    Born November 10, 1887
    Died July 17, 1969
    (aged 81)