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Ernest Miller Whitcomb Edit Profile

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Ernest Miller Whitcomb, American banker. Member Massachusetts Vol. Militia, 1905, National Guard New York, 1907-1911.; Served with American Red Cross, Toul, France, 1918. Trustee and treasurer, Jones Library, Inc.; Member Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon.

Background

Whitcomb, Ernest Miller was born on February 28, 1882 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George Henry and Abbie (Estabrook) Whitcomb.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1904, A.M., 1907. Graduate study University of Jena, Germany, 1904, Harvard Law School, 1904-1905.

Career

Began in banking, Boston and Chicago, 1905. Vice president First National Bank of Amherst (Massachusetts), 1910-1916, president since 1916. President Wachusett Investment Company.

Chairman of the Board and director United States Envelope Company.

Membership

Member Massachusetts Vol. Militia, 1905, National Guard New York, 1907-1911. Served with American Red Cross, Toul, France, 1918.

Trustee and treasurer, Jones Library, Inc. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon. Clubs: Colony (Springfield, Massachusetts).

Connections

Married Anna Gauntlett.; married second, Catherine Carduff. Children: Stephen, Jane.

father:
George Henry Whitcomb

mother:
Abbie (Estabrook) Whitcomb

spouses:
Anna Gauntlett

Catherine Carduff.

children:
Stephen Whitcomb

Jane Whitcomb