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Banker

Donald Erwin Brown, American Banker. Member of the United States Army advising committee, Anderson County, from 1955; chairman United States Savings Board, Anderson County, from 1949; chairman Anderson County chapter American Red Cross, 1935-1941. Second lieutenant United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American (vice president South Carolina. 1948-1949), South Carolina. (president 1946-1947) bankers associations, Anderson Chamber of Commerce.

Background

Brown, Donald Erwin was born on October 28, 1891 in Anderson, South Carolina, United States. Son of Elijah William and Lena Moss (Salley) Brown.

Education

Student, Davidson (North Carolina) College, 1909-1912.

Career

Bookkeeper, then assistant cashier, Peoples Bank of Anderson, South Carolina., 1912-1917; assistant cashier to president, Carolina National Bank, Anderson, 1922-1955; Chairman of the Board, First National Bank South Carolina., Columbia, 1955-1962; honorary Chairman of the Board, director, First National Bank South Carolina., from 1962.

Membership

Member of the United States Army advising committee, Anderson County, from 1955. Chairman United States Savings Board, Anderson County, from 1949. Chairman Anderson County chapter American Red Cross, 1935-1941.

Second lieutenant United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American (vice president South Carolina. 1948-1949), South Carolina.

(president 1946-1947) bankers associations, Anderson Chamber of Commerce.

Connections

Married Eleanor Alberta Brock, April 26, 1917. Children: Eleanor Brown Sewell, Caroline Brown Bumbarger.

father:
Elijah William Brown

mother:
Lena Moss (Salley) Brown

spouse:
Eleanor Alberta Brock

child:
Caroline Brown Bumbarger Brown

child:
Eleanor Brown Sewell Brown