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Sir William Wiseman

Sir William Wiseman, British investment banker. Decorated C.B., C.M.G. Served as captain, later lieutenant colonel, Duke Partner Kuhn, Loeb & Company; New York City, since 1929; Member International Committee of Bankers on Mexico.

Background

  • Wiseman, Sir William was born on February 1, 1885 in Hatfield, Essex, England. Son of Captain Sir William W. (Bt. Registered Nurse) and Elizabeth (Langworthy) Wiseman.

  • Education

    • Law, Winchester College, 1905, Jesus College, Cambridge, England, 1905.

    Career

    • British Foreign Office chief British Intelligence Office in United States of America, 1917.

    Membership

    Served as captain, later lieutenant colonel, Duke Partner Kuhn, Loeb & Company. New York City, since 1929. Member International Committee of Bankers on Mexico.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Mary Phelps, February 10, 1944. Children: Sheila Elizabeth, John William.
    • father: Captain Sir William W. (Bt. Registered Nurse) Wiseman
    • mother: Elizabeth (Langworthy) Wiseman
    • spouse: Joan Mary Phelps
    • children: Sheila Elizabeth Wiseman
    • John William Wiseman
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    Born February 1, 1885
    Died June, 1962
    (aged 77)
    Nationality

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