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Edwin Katte Merrill

association executive.

Edwin Katte Merrill, American association executive. Served with Office of Strategic Services. 1943-1945.

Background

Merrill, Edwin Katte was born on November 22, 1902 in Bangor, Maine, United States. Son of Edwin Godfrey and Adelaide (Katte) Merrill.

Education

Graduate Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts, 1920. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1924.

Career

Penelope (Mistress Bernard Brouder), Newton. With Brown Brothers Harriman & Company, and predecessor Brown Brothers & Company. New York City, 1924-1956, successively trainee, executive investment advisory department, 1924-1946, manager investment department, 1946-1956.

Associate executive director, assistant treasurer Children’s Aid Society New York, 1957-1959, executive director and secretary, since 1959. Director North American Reassurance Company, North American Reinsurance Company Treasurer, trustee Phelps Stokes Fund, New York. Grenfell Association American.

Board managers United Charities New York: director of International Grenfell Association.

Membership

Served with Office of Strategic Services. 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Helen Phelps Stokes, October 13, 1928. Children: Edith M. Smart, Edwin.

father:
Edwin Godfrey Merrill

mother:
Adelaide (Katte) Merrill

spouse:
Helen Phelps Stokes

children:
Edith M. Smart Merrill

Edwin Merrill