Calvin Fentress Edit Profile
Graduate Berkshire School, 1926, Princeton, 1931.
In investment business, Lee, Higginson & Company, 1931-1932. With Allstate Insurance Company and Allstate Fire Insurance corporation since April 1932, in investment department, 1932-1936, became treasurer, 1937, vice-president and treasurer, 1938, executive vice president and secretary, 1940, president and member finance committee, 1941, president and treasurer, 1944-1945, president, 1945-1957, chairman 1957-1966, chairman finance committee, 1966-1983, also director. Director Continental Illinois National Bank and Trust Company of Chicago, Baker, Fentress & Company, Consolidated Financial Corporation, Northern Illinois Gas Company, Sears Roebuck & Company.
Clubs: Commonwealth, Chicago, Commercial (Chicago).
Married Frances E. Wood, October 1931. Children: Audrey, Calvin III, Mary Hardwick, Robert Wood.