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Harold Mcmillan Bixby

banker.

Harold Mcmillan Bixby, American banker. Member Psi Upsilon.

Background

Bixby, Harold Mcmillan was born on June 16, 1890 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Son of William Keeney and Lillian (Tuttle) Bixby.

Education

Graduate Smith Academy, St. Louis, 1909. Bachelor of Science, Amherst, 1913.

Career

Clerk National Bank of Commerce, St. Louis, 1913-1915. Assistant to president Missouri Portland Cement Company, 1915-1917. President Automatic Appliance Company, 1919-1920.

Vice president State National Bank, 1920-1929. President St. Louis Aviation Corporation from 1929. Director Mississippi Valley Trust Company, Lambert Pharmacal Company, Central States Life Insurance Company, Transcontinental Air Transport Company, Detroit Aircraft Corporation, Missouri Portland Cement Company, Emerson Electric Manufacturing Company, Corneli Seed Company.

Enlisted United States Navy Aviation Ground School, Boston, April 1918. Flying service at Akron, O. One of Charles A. Lindbergh’s principal backers for flight across Atlantic, 1927, and responsible for naming his plane the “Spirit of St. Louis.” President St. Louis Chamber Commerce, 1927-1928.

Membership

Member Psi Upsilon.; Clubs: Missouri Athletic, Noonday, St. Louis Country.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Case, of St. Children: Frances Cushing, Elizabeth McMillan, Catherine Whittemore, Hebe Wise.

father:
William Keeney Bixby

mother:
Lillian (Tuttle) Bixby

spouse:
Elizabeth Case

children:
Frances Cushing Bixby

Elizabeth McMillan Bixby

Catherine Whittemore Bixby

Hebe Wise Bixby