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Lawrence Elmer Mahan

mortgage banker.

Lawrence Elmer Mahan, American mortgage banker. member board directors Children’s Home Society of Missouri, Missouri Association Occupational Therapy. Founder and president Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis, 1926-1927; member of the board of Governors Mortgage Bankers Association of America since 1926, now president; Member Kappa Alpha.

Background

Mahan, Lawrence Elmer was born on December 16, 1891 in Harbor Beach, Michigan, United States. Son of Frank E. and Ida (Smith) Mahan.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, William Jewell College, 1914.

Career

President Real Estate Mortgage Trust Company, St. Louis, Missouri, 1924-1931, L. E. Mahan & Company, since 1931. Chairman of the Board Mahan, Dittmar & Company, San Antonio, Tex, 1931-1939. Director Paramount Fire Insurance Company (New York), St. Louis Fire & Marine Insurance Company, Real Estate Management Company (St. Louis).

In charge mortgages and real estate taken in connection with Trading with Enemy Act during World War I. Trustee Iberia Junior College. Member board directors Children’s Home Society of Missouri, Missouri Association Occupational Therapy. Founder and president Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis, 1926-1927.

Member of the board of Governors Mortgage Bankers Association of America since 1926, now president. Grand marshal Mortgage Bankers Legion, 1941.

Membership

Member board directors Children’s Home Society of Missouri, Missouri Association Occupational Therapy. Founder and president Mortgage Bankers Association of St. Louis, 1926-1927. Member of the board of Governors Mortgage Bankers Association of America since 1926, now president.

Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: Bankers (New York).

Connections

Married Julia B. Miller, February 22, 1922. Children: Sally Ann, Patricia Jane.

father:
Frank E. Mahan

mother:
Ida (Smith) Mahan

spouse:
Julia B. Miller

children:
Sally Ann Mahan

Patricia Jane Mahan