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Walter Ervin Henley

banker

Walter Ervin Henley, American banker. Member Alabama Bankers’ Association (past president); Member Alabama National Guard, 1896-1898; member National Coal Commission, 1918.; Member Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Blue Key.

Background

Henley, Walter Ervin was born on January 30, 1877 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of John Charles and Annie (Linn) Henley.

Education

Educated Alabama Polytechnic Institute.

Career

In banking business at Birmingham, from 1897. Became president Birmingham Trust National Bank, 1925, past Chairman of the Board Past president Community Chest, Birmingham. Past chairman Birmingham City Planning Board.

Membership

Member Alabama Bankers’ Association (past president). Member Alabama National Guard, 1896-1898. Member National Coal Commission, 1918.

Member Birmingham Chamber of Commerce (past president), Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Blue Key. Clubs: Kiwanis (past president), Mountain Brook.

Connections

Married Marie Smith Whitaker (died 1938).

father:
John Charles Henley

mother:
Annie (Linn) Henley

spouse:
Marie Smith Whitaker