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David Rice Whitney

banker

David Rice Whitney, American banker.

Background

Whitney, David Rice was born on January 10, 1828 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William Fiske and Frances Ann (Rice) Whitney.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1848, A.M., 1851.

Career

Began in mercantile business, Boston, 1849, as William F. Whitney & Son, afterwards D. R. Whitney & Company (retired 1876). President Suffolk National Bank, Boston, 1876-1882. Director, since 1874, actuary, 1884-1905, president, since 1905, N.E. Trust Company of Boston.

Trustee Provident Institution for Savings, Boston, since 1877(vice president). Home: Boston, Mass.

Connections

Married Sophia Paine Dunn, April.

father:
William Fiske Whitney

mother:
Frances Ann (Rice) Whitney

spouse:
Sophia Paine Dunn