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Samuel Mccracken

banker

Samuel Mccracken, American banker.

Background

Mccracken, Samuel was born on November 12, 1876 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Leroy and Charlotte (Little) Mccracken.

Education

Student Public school, Scranton, 1886-1893.

Career

Clerk Traders National Bank, Scranton, 1893-1903. Treasurer Union Savings & Trust Company, Pittstown, Pennsylvania, 1903-1907. Assistant cashier Peoples Bank of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1907-1909, cashier, 1909-1915.

Cashier Miners National Bank of Wilkes-Barre, 1915-1923, vice president, 1923-1924, executive vice president, 1924-1941, president, 1941-1949, director, since 1921. Chairman of the Board Lehigh Valley Coal Company. Director Lehigh Valley Coal Sales Company, Lehigh Valley Coal Corporation Director Wilkes-Barre Young Men’s Christian Association.

Religion

Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

The word of God can be discovered only through the Bible.

Connections

Married Phebe Englert, June 4, 1902. Children: George Englert, Elizabeth Jane.

father:
Leroy Mccracken

mother:
Charlotte (Little) Mccracken

spouse:
Phebe Englert

children:
George Englert Mccracken

Elizabeth Jane Mccracken