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John Murray Stewart, American bank executive.


Stewart, John Murray was born on April 2, 1943 in Summit, New Jersey, United States. Son of Robert John Stewart and Mary Catherine Grabhorn.


Bachelor, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1965. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1983.


Trust officer, vice president Bankers Trust Company, New York City, 1965-1982, Morgan Guaranty Trust Company, New York City, 1982-1983. Manager, president, director Morgan Trust Company Florida, Palm Beach, 1983-1989. President, director Bankers Trust Company Florida, 1989-1993.

Founder, president private capital group SunTrust Bank Bank, Orlando, Florida, 1993-1996. President, director Harris Trust/Bank of Montreal, West Palm Beach, 1996—2001. Contributing writer Cannon Finance Institute, since 2004.

Senior trust advisor Wachovia Bank, since 2006.


Campaign chairman Palm Beach Community Chest, 1985, 1986. Executive committee Tampa Bay and Palm Beach County Local Initiatives Support Corporation. Member planned giving council University Virginia, since 1997, president alumni club, 1990—1998.

Vestryman Bethesda By the Sea Church, Palm Beach, 1986—1989, 1992—1994, treasurer, 1986—1987, Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Orlando, 1996. Board directors Orlando Opera Company, 1994—1996, Palm Beach Opera Company, 1996—2001. Member Florida Bankers Association (chairman trust business development committee 1989, planning commission, chairman trust legislation committee 1990), New York State Bankers Association (member trust business development committee 1978-1982), New York Yacht Club (New York City), St. Petersburg Yacht Club, Monmouth Boat Club (Red Bank, New Jersey), Sons of the American Revolution (president Palm Beach chapter 1997-1998, since 2009).


Married Sandra Meyers Frazier, 1966 (divorced 1997). Children: Jennifer Bricar Crone, Catherine Dorothy Lochead. Married Rebecca Marie Mellen, July 10, 1998.

Robert John Stewart

Mary Catherine Grabhorn

Sandra Meyers Frazier

Rebecca Marie Mellen

Jennifer Bricar Crone Stewart

Catherine Dorothy Lochead Stewart