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Lester W. Hall

banker

Lester W. Hall, American banker.

Background

Hall, Lester W. was born on August 9, 1876 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of W. Ewing Hall.

Education

Preparatory education, Hopkins Grammar School, New Haven, Connecticut. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1898. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1901.

Career

Admitted to Missouri bar, 1901, and began practice at Kansas City. Member firm Bowersock, Hall & Hook. Vice president Fidelity Trust Company, 1916 until it was merged into Fidelity National Bank and Trust Company, of which has been president since 1924.

Ex-president Kansas City Clearing House Association.

Membership

Clubs: University, Bankers, Kansas City Country.

Connections

Married Ruth Austin, of Kansas City, 1901.

father:
W. Ewing Hall. Hall

spouse:
Ruth Austin