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Frederic Winthrop Allen

banker

Frederic Winthrop Allen, American banker. member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

Background

Allen, Frederic Winthrop was born on May 26, 1877 in Walpole, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Melzar W. and Martha (Metealf) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1900.

Career

Entered employ Simmons Hardware Company, St. Louis, 1901, becoming assistant secretary and director. Elected vice president Mechanics & Metals National Bank, New York, November 1, 1910. Member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

Chairman of the Board North American Reassurance Company, American Enka Corporation, Dunlop Tire & Rubber Company. Director Air Reduction Company, Inc., E. G. Budd Manufacturing Company, European Mortgage Investment Corporation, and numerous other companies. Director Chase National Bank.

Trustee Johns Hopkins University, Barnard College, Brook School, Miss Chapin’s School. Director Doctors Hospital. Governor New York Hospital Home: New York, New York.

Membership

Member Lee, Higginson & Company, bankers, January 1, since 1915.

Connections

Married Irene Catlin, February 4, 1911. Children: Justine Catlin, Irene Winthrop, Martha Emily.

father:
Melzar W. Allen

mother:
Martha (Metealf) Allen

spouse:
Irene Catlin

children:
Justine Catlin Allen

Irene Winthrop Allen

Martha Emily Allen