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Robert William Thon

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Robert William Thon, American banker. Member Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore, National Association Mutual Savings Banks (Executive Committee 1956-1957), Associate Mutual Savings Banks Maryland. (president 1956-1957).

Background

Thon, Robert William was born on December 23, 1908 in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Robert William and Amanda (Kosslow) Thon.

Education

Doctor of Philisophy, Johns Hopkins, 1933.

Career

Assistant to president Savings Bank of Baltimore, 1933-1945, vice-president, director, 1945-1959, president, director, 1959-1975, Chairman of the Board, 1975-1983, chairman of the executive committee, from 1983. Member Banking Board Maryland, Bank Relations Board Maryland Commissioner, Baltimore Urban Renewal and Housing Agency, 1962-1964. Chairman Baltimore Community Chest-Red Cross United Appeal, 1958.

Membership

Member Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Baltimore, National Association Mutual Savings Banks (Executive Committee 1956-1957), Associate Mutual Savings Banks Maryland. (president 1956-1957). Clubs: Johns Hopkins, Merchants.

Connections

Married Evelyn Ellen Singleton, April. Children: Robert William III, Susan Cecelia, Richard McMichael.

father:
Robert William Thon

mother:
Amanda (Kosslow) Thon

spouse:
Evelyn Ellen Singleton

children:
Robert William III Thon

Susan Cecelia Thon

Richard McMichael Thon