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Thornton Rollins

banker

Thornton Rollins, American banker. Member Harbor Board, Baltimore; member board of managers Spring Grove Eastern State Hospital for the Insane, Franklin Square Hospital, Maryland. General Hospital, Aged Men’s and Women’s Home, James Lawrence Kernan Hospital, Industrial School Maryland for Crippled Children.

Background

Rollins, Thornton was born on October 7, 1840 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Son of William and Julia (Silvester) Rollins.

Education

Educational public schools, Baltimore. Shipowner, operating a fleet of clippers to Brazil in coffee trade. President Continental National Bank and Maryland.

National Bank prior to their sale to the National Bank of Commerce, afterward director of latter. Director Merchants National Bank, Continental Trust Company.

Career

President Continental National. Director Merchants National. President City Council.

General Hospital, Aged Men’s and Women’s Home, James Lawrence Kernan Hospital, Industrial School of Maryland.

Membership

Member Harbor Board, Baltimore. Member board of managers Spring Grove Eastern State Hospital for the Insane, Franklin Square Hospital, Maryland. General Hospital, Aged Men’s and Women’s Home, James Lawrence Kernan Hospital, Industrial School Maryland for Crippled Children.

Connections

father:
William Rollins

mother:
Julia (Silvester) Rollins