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Elmer Ezra Schmus

banker

Elmer Ezra Schmus, American banker.

Background

Schmus, Elmer Ezra was born on May 10, 1892 in Naperville, Illinois, United States. Son of William and Ellen Elizabeth (Goessele) Schmus.

Education

Student in public schools, Chicago, Illinois.

Career

1 son Robert Enfield (deceased). Messenger and clerk bond department First National Bank of Chicago, 1909-1919, manager bond trading div., 1919-1925, assistant cashier, 1926-1931, assistant vice president, 1931-1937, vice president 1937-1945, vice-president and cashier since 1945.

Religion

The faith should be based on the Bible, but also on reason, tradition, and personal experience.

Politics

The Church must be self-critical before it presumes to be critical of others.

Views

The word of God can be discovered only through the Bible.

Membership

Clubs: Bankers, Chicago Athletic (Chicago).

Connections

Married Louise Enfield Melsome, September 7, 1929.

father:
William Schmus

mother:
Ellen Elizabeth (Goessele) Schmus

spouse:
Louise Enfield Melsome