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James Errett Shelton

banker.

James Errett Shelton, American banker. Member Los Angeles (president 1946), California State (president 1949-1950), cs of c. American (president 1950-1951), California (president 1942-1943) bankers associations, Merchants. and Manufacturers Association (director), Delta Chi.

Background

Shelton, James Errett was born on November 6, 1886 in Colusa, California, United States. Son of William Thomas and Mattie (Calhoun) Shelton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Stanford, 1910, Juris Doctor, 1912.

Career

Engaged in practice of law, Los Angeles, 1912-1917. Trust counsel Title Insurance & Trust Company, Los Angeles, 1917-1919. With Secretary First National Bank and its predecessors, since 1919, president, 1946-1955, Chairman of the Board, 1955-1962, now chairman emeritus, director.

Director Los Angeles Investment Company.

Membership

Member Los Angeles (president 1946), California State (president 1949-1950), cs of c. American (president 1950-1951), California (president 1942-1943) bankers associations, Merchants. and Manufacturers Association (director), Delta Chi. Clubs: California, University, Los Angeles Country, Bel-Air Bay, Rotary.

Connections

Married Anne Jacobson, July 6, 1928.

father:
William Thomas Shelton

mother:
Mattie (Calhoun) Shelton

spouse:
Anne Jacobson