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Elisha Walker

banker

Elisha Walker, American banker. Member Council on Foreign Relations.

Background

Walker, Elisha was born on October 8, 1879 in New York City. Son of Isaac and Charlotte Mary (Parker) Walker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1900. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1902.

Career

With Fisk & Robinson, bankers, New York, 1902-1904, William Salomon & Company, 1904-1920, partner, 1910-1920. President Blair & Company, Inc., title changed, 1929, to Bancamerica-Blair Corporation, president, 1920-1930. Chairman of the Board Transamerica Corporation, 1930, 32.

Became partner Kuhn, Loeb & Company, January 1933. Director Diamond Match Company, Armour & Company, Tidewater-Associate Oil Corporation Industria Electrica de Mexico, S.A., Inversiones Latinas, S.A. Hat Corporation of America, United States Lines Company, Petroleum Corporation of America, Moore-McCormack Lines, Inc., Rockwell Manufacturing Company Chairman, director Beckman-Downtown Hospital.

Membership

Member Council on Foreign Relations. Clubs: The Recess, The Creek, Piping Rock, University.

Connections

Married Adele D’Orn, October 12, 1904. Children: Robert, Adele, Louis, Elisha, Bayard.

father:
Isaac Walker

mother:
Charlotte Mary (Parker) Walker

spouse:
Adele D’Orn

children:
Robert Walker

Adele Walker

Louis Walker

Elisha Walker

Bayard Walker