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William Henry Kniffin

banker , author

William Henry Kniffin, American banker, author. Member American Bankers Association (executive secretary savings bank section).; Mason.

Background

Kniffin, William Henry was born on October 29, 1874 in Kingston, New York, United States. Son of William Henry and Mary E. (Hillyer) Kniffin.

Education

Educated Kingston Academy.

Career

1 son, William Vance. With Rondout Sav. Bank, Kingston, New York, 1890-1907. Cashier Home Sav. Bank, Brooklyn, 1907-1912.

Treasurer Onondaga County Sav. Bank, Syracuse, New York, 1912-1914. Vice president First National Bank, Jamaica, Long Island, 1915-1917.

Vice president Bank of Rockville Centre, since 1917. Instructor in finance New York University.

Works

  • Author: The Savings Bank and its Practical Work. 1912

  • Practical Work of a Bank, 1915. Commercial Paper, 1917.

    The Business Man and His Bank. 1921

  • American Banking Practice, 1922. Commercial Banking, 1923.

Membership

Member American Bankers Association (executive secretary savings bank section).

Connections

Married Gertrude M. Griffin, September 21, 1918.

father:
William Henry Kniffin

mother:
Mary E. (Hillyer) Kniffin

spouse:
Gertrude M. Griffin