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Chester Arthur Allen

Chester Arthur Allen, American banker. Member Chamber of Commerce (past president).


  • Allen, Chester Arthur was born on August 13, 1893 in Brooklyn. Son of Frank Theodore and Alice Maude (Appleton) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, St. Lawrence University, 1930. Doctor of Commercial Science (honorary), St. John’s U. Doctor of Civil Law (honorary), Pace College.


    • Certified Public Accountants, 1919. Admitted to New York bar, 1931. Kings County Trust Company, Brooklyn, 1931, successively 2d trust officer, vice president, trustee, 1931-1960, chairman since 1960.

      Trustee Williamsburgh Savings Bank Brooklyn Treasurer, trustee House of St. Giles the Cripple. Vice-president, director The Swedish Hospital. Trustee Brooklyn Institute Arts and Sciences.

      Trustee Brooklyn Hospital.


    Member Chamber of Commerce (past president). Clubs: Rotary, The Lambs, Canadian, Brooklyn, Municipal, Montauk, Gyro (New York City).


    • Married Kathleen Marion Walter, April. Children: Alice Edna (Mistress.
    • father: Frank Theodore Allen
    • mother: Alice Maude (Appleton) Allen
    • spouse: Kathleen Marion Walter
    • child: Alice Edna (Mrs Allen
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    Born August 13, 1893
    Died July 28, 1961
    (aged 67)