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Calvin Verity

Calvin Verity, American bank executive. Member Ohio (vice-president, director), Middletown (director) Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


  • Verity, Calvin was born on September 19, 1889 in Newport, Kentucky, United States. Son of George Matthew and Jennie M. (Standish) Verity.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1911.


    • Began in machine shop American Rolling Mill Company, Middletown, Ohio, 1904, successively pump tender, foreman boiler house, assistant superintendent of sheet mill, supervisor betterment department and assistant to general superintendent, became treasurer, 1921, assistant general manager, 1926, vice president, 1930, director from 1926, member finance committee since 1927, executive vice president and general manager, 1938, chairman finance committee, 1947. General consultant from 1948. Industrial Advisor to General MacArthur as deputy chief Economics and Science Section of Supreme Commander of Allied Powers, 1949.

      Chairman First National Bank, Middletown. Chairman, member board directors Business International, Cincinnati Gas & Electric Company.


    Member Ohio (vice-president, director), Middletown (director) Chamber of Commerce, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Clubs: Queen City (Cincinnati).


    • Married Elizabeth O’Brien, June 8, 1912. Children: Elizabeth Jane (Mistress John Blakey), Calvin, Jean Standish (Mistress James Woodhull).
    • father: George Matthew Verity
    • mother: Jennie M. (Standish) Verity
    • spouse: Elizabeth O’Brien
    • children: Elizabeth Jane Verity (Mistress John Blakey)
    • Calvin Verity
    • Jean Standish Verity (Mistress James Woodhull)
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    Born September 19, 1889