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Ralph Alonzo Amerman

banker

Ralph Alonzo Amerman, American banker. Mason.

Background

Amerman, Ralph Alonzo was born on May 19, 1884 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Lemuel and Mary (Van Nort) Amerman.

Education

Preparatory education, Hill School, Pottstown, Pennsylvania, and Wor cester (Massachusetts) Academy. Student Cornell Univercity, 1903-1904.

Career

Began in 1904 with Spring Brook Water Supply Company. General agent for Buick. northeastern Pennsylvania, 1906-1918. General manager Scranton Glass Instrument Company, 1919-1923.

Vice president Lincoln Trust Company, 1923-1926, Chairman of the Board, 1926-1928. President Dime Bank-Lincoln Trust Company, 1928-1932. Vice president First National Bank of Scranton, since 1932.

President Lincoln Realty Company Business manager, later divisional secretary, Young Men’s Christian Association, American Expeditionary Force, France, 1 year Trustee Keystone Junior College, Bucknell U., Scranton Community Welfare Association.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Ada May Wrightnour, April. Children: Jean, Ralph.

father:
Lemuel Amerman

mother:
Mary (Van Nort) Amerman

spouse:
Ada May Wrightnour

children:
Jean Amerman

Ralph Amerman