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Max May

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Max May, German banker. member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

Background

May, Max was born on July 3, 1861 in Germany. Son of Gotschall and Betty (Lorch) May.

Education

Educated in Germany.

Career

Foreign exchange business, Darmstadt and Karlsruhe, 1878-1883. Came to the United States, 1883, naturalized citizen, 1888. Successively with Union, Atlas and First National banks, Chicago, 1883-1904.

With Guaranty Trust Company, New York, 1904-1918, Foreign Trade Banking Corporation, 1918-1920. Foreign exchange business on own account, 1920-1922. Director and member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

Retired. Home: New York, New York Deceased.

Membership

Member board Russian Commercial Bank, Moscow, Russia, 1922-July 1925.

Connections

Married Sarah Rosenberg, June 24, 1890. Children: Walter H., Mistress.

father:
Gotschall May

mother:
Betty (Lorch) May

spouse:
Sarah Rosenberg

children:
Walter H. May

Mrs May