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Henry C. Von Elm

banker

Henry C. Von Elm, American banker.

Background

Elm, Henry C. Von was born on November 10, 1887 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Christian and Katharine (Gerken) Von Elm.

Education

Educational public schools, Long Island Business College, Brooklyn, and American Institute Banking, New York City.

Career

Began, 1903, with Manufacturers National Bank, merged with Manufacturers Trust Company, 1914, of which was assistant secretary, 1915-1918, vice president, 1919-1927, director, 1925, chairman of the executive committee, 1928, president, 1929, vice-Chairman of the Board, 1931-1947, Chairman of the Board, 1947-1950, president, 1950-1951, honorary Chairman of the Board 1951. Director George W. Rogers Construction Company, Geo. A. Fuller Company, Home Insurance Company (ex-member finance committee), Sperry & Hutchinson Company.

Membership

Clubs: National Golf Links of America, Maidstone, Bankers, Metropolitan, Everglades, Devon Yacht, Wyandanch.

Connections

Married Margaret D. Meyer, April. Children: Mistress.

father:
Christian Elm

mother:
Katharine (Gerken) Von Elm

spouse:
Margaret D. Meyer

child:
Mrs Elm