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Walter Stanley Bucklin

banker.

Walter Stanley Bucklin, American banker. Member Newcomen Society England, Harvard Museum Association, Beacon Society; Clubsr: Union, Algonquin, Commercial, Brookline Country, Recess (New York).

Background

Bucklin, Walter Stanley was born on February 2, 1880 in New York City. Son of Charles Wyman and Frances Lydia (Stanley) Bucklin.

Education

Graduate Colby Academy, New London, N.H. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1902.

Career

Began in Boston office American Surety Company of New York, 1898, attorney and resident assistant secretary 1902-1908. Private insurance business, 1908-1912. Vice-president and general manager Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, 1912-1914, president, 1914-1923.

President National Shawmut Bank, 1923-1952, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, 1952-1957. President Devonshire Financial Service Corporation. President, trustee Shawmut Association.

Membership

Member Newcomen Society England, Harvard Museum Association, Beacon Society. Clubsr: Union, Algonquin, Commercial, Brookline Country, Recess (New York).

Connections

Married Helen M. Cobb, June 16, 1908. Children: Charles Melville, Benjamin Langley (adopted).

father:
Charles Wyman Bucklin

mother:
Frances Lydia (Stanley) Bucklin

spouse:
Helen M. Cobb

children:
Charles Melville Bucklin

Benjamin Langley Bucklin (adopted)