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Ernest Miller Whitcomb

Ernest Miller Whitcomb, American banker. Member Massachusetts Vol. Militia, 1905, National Guard New York, 1907-1911.; Served with American Red Cross, Toul, France, 1918. Trustee and treasurer, Jones Library, Inc.; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon.

Background

  • Whitcomb, Ernest Miller was born on February 28, 1882 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Henry and Abbie (Estabrook) Whitcomb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1904, A.M., 1907. Graduate study University of Jena, Germany, 1904, Harvard Law School, 1904-1905.

    Career

    • Began in banking, Boston and Chicago, 1905. Vice president First National Bank of Amherst (Massachusetts), 1910-1916, president since 1916. President Wachusett Investment Company.

      Chairman of the Board and director United States Envelope Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member Massachusetts Vol. Militia, 1905, National Guard New York, 1907-1911. Served with American Red Cross, Toul, France, 1918.

    Trustee and treasurer, Jones Library, Inc. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon. Clubs: Colony (Springfield, Massachusetts).

    Connections

    • Married Anna Gauntlett.; married second, Catherine Carduff. Children: Stephen, Jane.
    • father: George Henry Whitcomb
    • mother: Abbie (Estabrook) Whitcomb
    • spouses: Anna Gauntlett
    • Catherine Carduff.
    • children: Stephen Whitcomb
    • Jane Whitcomb
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    Born February 28, 1882
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