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Robert Mintie Alton

Robert Mintie Alton, American banker. Served as Second lieutenant to major 362d Infantry, 91st Division, United States Army, 1917-1919; Member American Bankers Association (member Executive Committee.

Background

  • Alton, Robert Mintie was born on April 1, 1889 in Livingston, Montana, United States. Son of Robert Davis and Anna (Mintie) Alton.

  • Education

    • Graduate Portland Academy, 1908. Student of University Oregon, 1908-1909. Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1915.

    Career

    • Chidren—Anne, Susan. Admitted to Oregon bar, 1916. Law practice, Portland, 1915-1917. Assistant trust officer United States National Bank, Portland, 1925, trust officer, head trust department, 1933-1937, vice president from 1937, director from 1950.

      General chairman Community Chest campaign, Portland, 1948. Trustee Waverly Baby Home, Hallady Park Hospital, Friendly Rosenthal Foundation. Chairman finance committee Pacific U.

    Membership

    Served as Second lieutenant to major 362d Infantry, 91st Division, United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American Bankers Association (member Executive Committee.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Fowler, March 14, 1922.
    • father: Robert Davis Alton
    • mother: Anna (Mintie) Alton
    • spouse: Frances Fowler
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