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United States Shipping Board , Com missioner

Albert Hamilton DENTON, Com missioner, United States Shipping Board. Member of American Legion; 32° Masons; Sojourners.

Background

DENTON, Albert Hamilton was born on June 18, 1872 in Arkansas City, Kansas, United States. Son of Francis Samuel and Esther.(Hamilton) Denton.

Education

High School.

Career

Assistant Cashier Farmers National Bank, 1893-1896. Cashier, Farmers State Bank, 1896- 1907. Vice-President., Citizens and Farmers Bank, 1907-1908.

President, Home National Bank, 1909-1926. Chairman, Board Home National Bank, 1926. Director, New Era Milling Company Director, Kansas Gas and Electric Company Director, V.- President Arkansas City Savings.

Bldg, and Loan Association Trustee, Washburn College, Topeka. Kansas Captain in Foreign Service of American Red Cross, 1918. Receiver, City National Bank, El Paso, Texas, 1924-1925.

Receiver, Citizens National Bank, Spencer. Iowa, 1926-1927. Commissioner, United States Shipping Board, since 1928.

Membership

Member of American Legion. 32° Masons; Sojourners.

Connections

Spouse Alice Emily Young, Sept, 27, 1898.