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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.

Background

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.

Education

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

Career

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.

Membership

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

Connections

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

father:
William Saterly Packer Prentice

mother:
Ella Crawford (Sheldon) Prentice

spouses:
Clare Ellsworth

Josephine McFadden

child:
Clare Prentice (Mrs Prentice