Party affiliation: Republican
Student Princeton University. Honorary Doctor of Laws, Waynesburg College, 1946, Washington and Jefferson College, 1947. Honorary S.P.D., St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 1946.
Doctor of Laws (honorary), University of Pittsburgh, 1948. Pennsylvania Military College, 1954. Doctor of Commercial Science (honorary) New York University School Commerce, 1950.
E.D. (honorary), Duquesne U., 1953. Doctor of Science, Carnegie Institute Technology, 1956.
Began as messenger Mellon National Bank, 1920, assistant cashier, 1924-1928, vice president 1928-1934, president 1934-1946. Chairman of the Board Mellon National Bank & Trust Company, 1946-1966, honorary chairman of the board, 1967-1970. Governor and president, T. Mellon & Sons.
Director Aluminum Company of America, General Motors Corporation, also director Gulf Oil Corporation.
Born June 19, 1899