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Andrew W. Mellon

Andrew W. MellonAKA Andrew William Mellon

Born: 24-Mar-1855
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA
Died: 27-Aug-1937
Location of death: Southampton, Long Island, NY
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Upperville, VA

Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican/Episcopalian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business, Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury, 1921-32

Father: Thomas Mellon (banker, b. 3-Feb-1813, d. 3-Feb-1908)
Mother: Sarah Jane Negley Mellon (b. 3-Feb-1817, m. 22-Aug-1843, d. 19-Jan-1909)
Brother: Thomas Alexander Mellon (b. 26-Jun-1844, d. 24-Jan-1899)
Brother: James Ross Mellon (banker, b. 14-Jan-1846, d. Oct-1934)
Sister: Sarah Emma Mellon (d. childhood)
Sister: Annie Rebecca Mellon (d. childhood)
Brother: Samuel Selwyn Mellon (b. 1853, d. childhood)
Brother: Richard Beatty Mellon ("R.B.", President of Alcoa, b. 19-Mar-1858, d. Dec-1933)
Brother: George Negley Mellon (b. 30-Jun-1860, d. 15-Apr-1887)
Wife: Nora McMullen (m. 1900, div., d. 1973)
Daughter: Ailsa Mellon Bruce (b. 1901, d. 1969)
Son: Paul Mellon (philanthropist, b. 1907, d. 1999)

    University: Western University of Pennsylvania (1873)

    US Ambassador to the United Kingdom (1932-33)
    US Secretary of the Treasury (1921-32)
    Alcoa Co-Founder
    American Red Cross
    National Research Council
    Pilgrims Society
    Young Men's Christian Association
    Tax Evasion acquitted
    Irish Ancestry
    Mellon Family

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