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Ellmore Clark Patterson, American banker.


Patterson, Ellmore Clark was born on November 29, 1913 in Western Springs, Illinois, United States. Son of Ellmore Clark and Harriet Emma (Wales) Patterson.


Graduate, Lake Forest Academy, 1931. Bachelor of Science, University Chicago, 1935.


With J. P. Morgan & Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1935-1939, 39-41, 46-59, vice president, 1951-1959. Executive vice president Morgan Guaranty Trust Company New York (merger J.P. Morgan and Guaranty Trust Company), 1959-1965, director, chairman executive committee, 1967-1968, president, 1969-1971, chairman, 1971-1977, chairman executive committee, 1978. With Morgan Stanley & Company, 1939.

Chairman directors advisory council Morgan Guaranty Trust Company. Member Presidential Committee on Finance Structure and Regulation, 1970-1972.


Board managers Memorial Hospital Cancer and Allied Diseases, New York City. Sloan-Kettering Institute Cancer Center, New York City, University Chicago, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Served from ensign to lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1941-1946. Member Meadowbrook Club, Piping Rock Club, Jupiter Island Club (Hope Sound, Florida), Fishers Island Country Club, Seminole Golf Club (Palm Beach, Florida).


Married Anne Hyde Choate, September 28, 1940. Children: Michael Ellmore, Arthur Choate, Robert Ellmore, David Choate, Thomas Hyde Choate.

Ellmore Clark Patterson

Harriet Emma (Wales) Patterson

Anne Hyde Choate

Michael Ellmore Patterson

Arthur Choate Patterson

Robert Ellmore Patterson

David Choate Patterson

Thomas Hyde Choate Patterson