Log In

Morton Harrison Fry

banker

Morton Harrison Fry, American banker. Member of American Academy Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Fry, Morton Harrison was born on January 27, 1888 in Ephrata, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jacob Martin and Margaret (Ruth) Fry.

Education

Preparatory education, Franklin and Marshall Academy, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1909.

Career

Partner Scholle Brothers, bankers, New York City, 1923-1942, Riter & Company, investment bankers, from 1942. President Overseas Securities Company. Director and member executive committee Alabama Great Southern Railroad.

President, director Overseas Securities Company, Inc. President, trustee Rembrandt Corporation. Director Northwest Airlines, Inc.

Trustee Hun School, Princeton, New Jersey. Trustee of Athens College, Greece.

Works

  • Author: Bank Acceptances as an Investment. Contributor numerous articles on Montclair New Jersey.

Membership

Member of American Academy Political Science, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: University, Princeton, Tiger Inn (Princeton University), Down Town Association.

Connections

Married Julia Gladys Angell, June 22, 1909. Children: Morton Allan Harrison, George Thomas Clark.

father:
Jacob Martin Fry

mother:
Margaret (Ruth) Fry

spouse:
Julia Gladys Angell

children:
Morton Allan Harrison Fry

George Thomas Clark Fry