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George Milton Irving

banker.

George Milton Irving, American banker. Member American Texas (past chairman trust section), Reserve City bankers associations, American, Houston bar associations, State Bar Texas, Corporate Fiduciary Association Houston (past president), Chamber of Commerce, Newcomen Society.

Background

Irving, George Milton was born on July 28, 1901 in Palestine, Texas, United States. Son of William and Pearl Edward (Ricketts) Irving.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Baylor University, Waco, Texas and Bachelor of Laws, 1924.

Career

One daughter, Eleanor Ann (Mistress Ann Irving Cruikshank). Admitted to the Texas state bar, 1924. Practiced law, Palestine, Texas, 1924-1927.

Trust solicitor 2d National Bank of Houston (now Bank of the Southwest National Association), 1927, assistant trust officer, 1928, trust officer, 1928-1942, vice-president and trust officer, 1942-1947, executive vice president and general trust officer since 1947, also director. 1st vice-president, director Mainland Company, Texas City, Texas. President and director Sugar Bowl Gas Company, Inc., Sugar Bowl Utility, Inc., Sugar Bowl Dehydrating Company, (all Louisiana).

Chairman of the Board Farnsworth & Chambers Company, Inc. Chairman board trustees Houston Heart Association. Trustee Memorial Hospital, Houston, Baylor Medical Foundation.

Membership

Member American Texas (past chairman trust section), Reserve City bankers associations, American, Houston bar associations, State Bar Texas, Corporate Fiduciary Association Houston (past president), Chamber of Commerce, Newcomen Society. Clubs: Houston, Knife and Fork.

Connections

Married Eleanor Barbara Rast, June 15, 1927.

father:
William Irving

mother:
Pearl Edward (Ricketts) Irving

spouse:
Eleanor Barbara Rast