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banker , lawyer.

Elmer William Stout, American banker, lawyer.


Stout, Elmer William was born on March 14, 1876 in Paoli, Indiana, United States. Son of John Thomas and Adeline (McCarrell) Stout.


Graduate high sch; student Harvard University, 1896-1898.


Admitted to Indiana bar, 1901, and began practice at Indianapolis. With firm of Baker & Daniels, until 1910. Associated in practice with Larz A. Whitcomb and Samuel Dowden, 1910-1916.

Attorney Board of Park Commissioners, Indianapolis, 1908-1916. Vice-president and counsel Fletcher American National Bank. 1916-1923, president 1923-1933.

Now Chairman of the Board American National Bank, Indiana merged with Fletcher Trust, merger named American Fletcher National Bank & Trust Company. Director Indianapolis Power & Light Company, Indiana Bell Tel. Company Trustee Earlham College, 1917-1920.

President Indiana Bankers Association, 1929-1930.


Clubs: University, Columbia Country. Indianapolis Athletic, Country (Indianapolis).


John Thomas Stout

Adeline (McCarrell) Stout