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Arthur S. Kleeman

retired banker.

Arthur S. Kleeman was American banker. Recipient Ecuadorean Order of Merit. Member Bolivarian Society United States (director), Ecuadorian-American Association (honorary president), Australian Trade Association Inc. (director), United States Austrian Chamber of Commerce Inc. (directory).

Background

Kleeman, Arthur S. was born on June 7, 1889 in Shelbyville, Illinois, United States. Son of Morris and Belle (Clemons) Kleeman.

Education

Student of University Illinois, 1907.

Career

Salesman Oliver Typewriter Company, 1907-1909 with various companies, 1909-1914. Sales manager John Nickerson & Company, bankers, St. Louis, 1914-1917. Partner George H. Burr & Company, bankers, New York City, 1917-1922.

Vice-president and director Manufacturers Trust Company. New York City, 1922-1929. Specialist in banking for foreign trade.

Chairman of the Board Colonial Trust County, New York, retired. Director Chesapeake Industries, Inc.

Membership

Member Bolivarian Society United States (director), Ecuadorian-American Association (honorary president), Australian Trade Association Inc. (director), United States Austrian Chamber of Commerce Inc. (directory); Clubs: Shanghai Tiffin.

Connections

Married Alice Pentlarge, January 3, 1917.; married second, Rita Halle, September 29, 1934. Children: Frances Alice and Elizabeth Morris (twins), Richard Pentlarge.

father:
Morris Kleeman

mother:
Belle (Clemons) Kleeman

spouses:
Alice Pentlarge

Rita Halle

children:
Frances Alice and Elizabeth Morris Kleeman (twins)

Richard Pentlarge Kleeman