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William Henry Porter

banker

William Henry Porter, American banker. member J. P. Morgan & Co.

Background

Porter, William Henry was born on January 3, 1861 in Middlebury, Vermont, United States. Son of William Trowbridge and Martha Elizabeth (Samson) Porter.

Education

Education high school and Saratoga Academy. Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, 1911.

Career

Engaged in banking at New York, since 1878. Now member J. P. Morgan & Company. President Chemical National Bank.

Director 5th Avenue Bank, Title Guarantee & Trust Company, Fidelity & Casualty Company, Bankers Trust Company, Royal Exch. Assurance of London; trustee Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York, Franklin Savings Bank. President New York Clearing House Association.

Treasurer Chamber of Commerce. Trustee New York University, Middlebury College. Commissioner Palisades Interstate Park.

Home: Glen Cove, L.I.

Membership

Member J. P. Morgan & Co.

Connections

Married Esther Jackson, 1887.

father:
William Trowbridge Porter

mother:
Martha Elizabeth (Samson) Porter

spouse:
Esther Jackson