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William Goldfine

banker.

William Goldfine, Polish banker. Member American Bankers Association, Bronx Board Trade Bronx Chamber of Commerce, Bronx Real Estate Board, Building Industry League. Knights of Pythias (past grand chancellor New York).

Background

Goldfine, William was born on October 28, 1898 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Morris and Helen (Hochzeit) Goldfine.

Education

Education high school.

Career

Treasurer, manager Bronx Credit Union, 1919-1932, Underwriters Trust Company, 1932-1934. Assistant vice president National Safety Bank, 1934-1944. Vice president National Bronx Bank, 1944-1949, Manufacturers Trust Company, 1949-1951.

Executive vice president Royal National Bank of New York, 1951-1961, president, chief Executive officer, 1961-1976, former Chairman of the Board, also director. Vice chairman Security National Bank. Director Dritch Crystal Dairies, Inc., Zion Kosher Products Corporation, Security Mutual Insurance Company.

Past Chairman of the Board Royal Business Funds, Inc. Honorary chairman Greater New York Israel Bond Organisation President William Golfine foundation, Inc. Treasurer Hebrew Home for Aged, New Building Foundation Fund.

Honorary president Hebrew Home for Aged at Riverdale. Vice president Bronx YM and Young Women’s Christian Association, president of Pythian Camp.

Membership

Member American Bankers Association, Bronx Board Trade Bronx Chamber of Commerce, Bronx Real Estate Board, Building Industry League. Knights of Pythias (past grand chancellor New York).

Connections

Married Pauline Berger, December 8, 1929. Children: Joyce L. (Mistress.

father:
Morris Goldfine

mother:
Helen (Hochzeit) Goldfine

spouse:
Pauline Berger

child:
Joyce L. (Mrs Goldfine