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Bernon Sheldon Prentice

investment banker.

Bernon Sheldon Prentice, American investment banker. Decorated with Italian War Cross, Commander of Order of Crown of Italy; Medaille Commemorative Française (France). Member Fly.


Prentice, Bernon Sheldon was born on May 12, 1882 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of William Saterly Packer and Ella Crawford (Sheldon) Prentice.


Student St. Paul’s School, Concord, N.H., 1897-1901. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1905.


Began with Harvey Fiske & Son, 1905. Now partner Dominick and Dominick. Director Fulton Trust Company, American Express Branch Chase National Bank, Fulton Safe Deposit Company Treasurer New Jersey Republican Committee, 1926-1931.

Organized ambulance service Italian front, 1918. Former trustee and president Alumni Association St. Paul’s Church, Concord, N.H. Trustee Boys Club of New York, Monmouth Memorial Hospital.


Member Fly; Clubs: Union, Racquet, Harvard, Links, Recess, New York, National Golf Links, Seabright Lawn Tennis and Cricket, New Jersey, Jekyll Island (president).


Married Clare Ellsworth, 1908 (deceased).; married second, Josephine McFadden, 1924. Children: Clare Prentice (Mistress.

William Saterly Packer Prentice

Ella Crawford (Sheldon) Prentice

Clare Ellsworth

Josephine McFadden

Clare Prentice (Mrs Prentice