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George Carleton Gill

paper manufacturer , banker.

George Carleton Gill, American paper manufacturer, banker.

Background

Gill, George Carleton was born on February 10, 1858 in Hinsdale, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Bartholomew and Mary (Dwyer) Gill.

Education

Educated Carter’s Commercial College and Wilbraham Wesleyan Academy.

Career

Began as office boy, Hinsdale Woolen Company, 1876. Learned paper business at Chester Paper Company mills, Huntington, Massachusetts. Secretary, 1882-1885, treasurer, 1886-1892, Chemical Paper Company, Holyoke.

Became president Geo. C. Gill Paper Company, Holyoke, 1892, Vice-President American Writing Paper Company, 1899. President Holyoke National Bank 25 years.

President Holyoke Foundry Company, Holyoke Heater Company Home: 1425 Northampton St., Holyoke, Massachusetts.

Connections

Married Jenta Johnson, of Holyoke, Massachusetts, June 21, 1893.

father:
Bartholomew Gill

mother:
Mary (Dwyer) Gill

spouse:
Jenta Johnson