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Chester Arthur Allen

banker.

Chester Arthur Allen, American banker. Member Chamber of Commerce (past president).

Background

Allen, Chester Arthur was born on August 13, 1893 in Brooklyn. Son of Frank Theodore and Alice Maude (Appleton) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, St. Lawrence University, 1930. Doctor of Commercial Science (honorary), St. John’s U. Doctor of Civil Law (honorary), Pace College.

Career

Certified Public Accountants, 1919. Admitted to New York bar, 1931. Kings County Trust Company, Brooklyn, 1931, successively 2d trust officer, vice president, trustee, 1931-1960, chairman since 1960.

Trustee Williamsburgh Savings Bank Brooklyn Treasurer, trustee House of St. Giles the Cripple. Vice-president, director The Swedish Hospital. Trustee Brooklyn Institute Arts and Sciences.

Trustee Brooklyn Hospital.

Membership

Member Chamber of Commerce (past president). Clubs: Rotary, The Lambs, Canadian, Brooklyn, Municipal, Montauk, Gyro (New York City).

Connections

Married Kathleen Marion Walter, April. Children: Alice Edna (Mistress.

father:
Frank Theodore Allen

mother:
Alice Maude (Appleton) Allen

spouse:
Kathleen Marion Walter

child:
Alice Edna (Mrs Allen