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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.


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


High School.


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.


Member of American Legion. 32° Masons; Sojourners.


Spouse Alice Emily Young, Sept, 27, 1898.