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Eugene Van Rensselaer Thayer

banker

Eugene Van Rensselaer Thayer, American banker.

Background

Thayer, Eugene Van Rensselaer was born on September 27, 1881 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Eugene Van Rensselaer and Susan (Spring) Thayer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1904.

Career

Brokerage business, Boston, 1904-1912. President Merchants’ National Bank, 1912-1917. President Chase National Bank, New York, 1918-1921.

Was Chairman of the Board Bankers & Shippers Insurance Company (director). Chairman of the executive committee Central Trust Company of Illinois (Chicago), 1929-1931. Partner firm Herrick, Berg & Company, brokers.

Director many companies. Appointed co-receiver Mississippi Valley Utilities Investment Company, 1932.

Connections

Married Gladys Brooks, September 3, 1903. Married second, Mistress.

father:
Eugene Van Rensselaer Thayer

mother:
Susan (Spring) Thayer

spouses:
Gladys Brooks

Mistress