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Thomas M. Steele

lawyer , banker.

Thomas M. Steele, American lawyer, banker. Member American and Connecticut State bar associations, American Society International Law, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Steele, Thomas M. was born on December 4, 1878 in Geneva, New York, United States. Son of Charles A. and Gertrude E. (Hawkes) Steele.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Trinity College, Connecticut, 1902. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1905. Doctor of Laws, Hobart, 1934.

Career

Practiced in New York City, 1905-1906. Claims attorney, New York,N.H.&H. Railroad Company, New Haven, 1906-1907. Became connected with Watrous & Day, New Haven, 1907 admitted to firm, 1912.

Chairman of the board First National Bank & Trust Company of New Haven. Director Geometric Tool Company, New Haven Savings Bank. Member federal advisory council for First Federal Reserve District, 1932-1940.

Membership

Member American and Connecticut State bar associations, American Society International Law, Alpha Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Graduate, Quinnipiack, New Haven Country.

Connections

Married Edla Lansing Stout, September 10, 1907.

father:
Charles A. Steele

mother:
Gertrude E. (Hawkes) Steele

spouse:
Edla Lansing Stout