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James May Duane

banker

James May Duane, American banker. member of the board of trustees Brown U.

Background

Duane, James May was born on August 21, 1851 in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Richard Bache and Margaret Anne (Tams) Duane.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Brown U., 1872.

Career

With United States branch of London Assurance Corporation, 1872-1887. With Brown Brothers & Company, since 1887, partner. January 1, since 1896.

Member board of managers Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company. Director Lehigh & N.E. Railway Company, Lehigh & Hudson Railway Company, York Rys.

Membership

Member of the board of trustees Brown U.

Connections

Married Katharine E. P. Higginson, April.

father:
Richard Bache Duane

mother:
Margaret Anne (Tams) Duane

spouse:
Katharine E. P. Higginson