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Stanley Nelson Minor

Stanley Nelson Minor, American corporate executive. Member Seattle Golf club, Rainier Club, University Club.

Background

  • Minor, Stanley Nelson was born on September 10, 1891 in Chillicothe, Missouri, United States. Son of James Carl and Mary (Bissett) Minor.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Yale University, 1913.

    Career

    • Chemist United States Steel corporation, South Chicago, 1913-1914. Partner Zimmerman, Alderson, Carr & Company, 1914-1922. With sales organization Blyth Witter & Company, Seattle, 1922-1924.

      Partner Dean Witter & Company, 1924-1937. President Ferris & Hardgrove, 1937-1945, Pacific Northwest Company (merger Ferris & Hardgrove and Drumheller Ehrlichman Company), Seattle, 1945-1954, chairman board, 1954-1959, chairman executive committee, also board directors. President, board directors United Pacific –°orporation.

      Chairman finance committee, vice chairman executive committee, board directors United Pacific Insurance Company. Board directors United Pacific Life Insurance Company, Cascade Insurance Company, vice president, board directors Equity Fund, Inc., from 1945.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Seattle Golf club, Rainier Club, University Club.

    Connections

    • Married Gladys Waterhouse, December 22, 1919. Children: Mary Lou (Mistress Donald A. MacMillan), Stanley Nelson Junior.
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    Born September 10, 1891
    • 1913
      Yale University
    • 1913 - 1914
      Chemist, United States Steel Corporation
    • 1914 - 1922
      partner, Zimmerman
      Alderson, Oklahoma, United States
    • 1922 - 1924
      with sales organization Blyth Witter & Company
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1924 - 1937
      partner, Dean Witter & Company
    • 1937 - 1945
      president, Ferris & Hardgrove
    • 1945 - 1954
      president, Ferris & Hardgrove
      Seattle, Washington, United States
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