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Alfred Miller Cressler

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Alfred Miller Cressler, American banker. Served with Ordnance Department, United States of America, Cincinnati district, 1917-1918; member Claims Board, 1919. Trustee Cincinnati Art Museum (treasurer since 1930), Mercantile Library, Better Housing League (treasurer since 1926), Cincinnati Society Natural History, Diocese of Episcopal Church of Southern Ohio (treasurer since 1934).

Background

Cressler, Alfred Miller was born on September 19, 1877 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of Alfred David and Elizabeth Esther (Murray) Cressler.

Education

Preparatory education, Hill School. Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1902, Master of Arts, 1908.

Career

With Kerr Murray Manufacturing Company, gas plant equipment, Fort Wayne, 1903-1913, treasurer, 1906-1913. With W. H. Fillmore & Company, investment bankers, Cincinnati, O., 1916-1925, member firm, 1921-1925. Member Haydock, Cressler, Lamson & Company, investment counsel, Cincinnati, 1926-1929.

Vice-president and investment officer, Central Trust Company, since 1930. Director The Stearns & Foster Company. Director Vice-President, The Stacey Engineering Company.

Membership

Served with Ordnance Department, United States of America, Cincinnati district, 1917-1918. Member Claims Board, 1919. Trustee Cincinnati Art Museum (treasurer since 1930), Mercantile Library, Better Housing League (treasurer since 1926), Cincinnati Society Natural History, Diocese of Episcopal Church of Southern Ohio (treasurer since 1934).

Connections

Married Jeannette Morton Stacey, April.

father:
Alfred David Cressler

mother:
Elizabeth Esther (Murray) Cressler

spouse:
Jeannette Morton Stacey