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Milton Everett Ailes

banker

Milton Everett Ailes, American banker.

Background

Ailes, Milton Everett was born on August 19, 1867 in Shelby County, Ohio, United States. Son of Hezekiah S. and Jane Ailes.

Education

Graduated from the high school, Sidney, O. Bachelor of Laws, National U. Law School, Washington, 1889, Master of Laws, 1890. Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1890.

Career

Appointed minor position Treasury Department, 1887. Served through the various grades of the classified service. Appointed secretary to the secretary of the treasury, December, 1897.

Assistant secretary of the treasury, 1901-1903. Vice president 1903-1921, president, since 1921, Riggs National Bank.

Connections

Married Mary E. Gowans, November 25, 1891.

father:
Hezekiah S.

mother:
Jane Ailes

spouse:
Mary E. Gowans