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Arthur S. Kleeman

Arthur S. Kleeman was American banker. Recipient Ecuadorean Order of Merit. Member Bolivarian Society United States (director), Ecuadorian-American Association (honorary president), Australian Trade Association Inc. (director), United States Austrian Chamber of Commerce Inc. (directory).

Background

  • Kleeman, Arthur S. was born on June 7, 1889 in Shelbyville, Illinois, United States. Son of Morris and Belle (Clemons) Kleeman.

  • Education

    • Student of University Illinois, 1907.

    Career

    • Salesman Oliver Typewriter Company, 1907-1909 with various companies, 1909-1914. Sales manager John Nickerson & Company, bankers, St. Louis, 1914-1917. Partner George H. Burr & Company, bankers, New York City, 1917-1922.

      Vice-president and director Manufacturers Trust Company. New York City, 1922-1929. Specialist in banking for foreign trade.

      Chairman of the Board Colonial Trust County, New York, retired. Director Chesapeake Industries, Inc.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Bolivarian Society United States (director), Ecuadorian-American Association (honorary president), Australian Trade Association Inc. (director), United States Austrian Chamber of Commerce Inc. (directory); Clubs: Shanghai Tiffin.

    Connections

    • Married Alice Pentlarge, January 3, 1917.; married second, Rita Halle, September 29, 1934. Children: Frances Alice and Elizabeth Morris (twins), Richard Pentlarge.
    • father: Morris Kleeman
    • mother: Belle (Clemons) Kleeman
    • spouses: Alice Pentlarge
    • Rita Halle
    • children: Frances Alice and Elizabeth Morris Kleeman (twins)
    • Richard Pentlarge Kleeman
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    Died March 19, 1965
    (aged 75)
    Nationality

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