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Winthrop W. Aldrich

AKA Winthrop Williams Aldrich

Born: 2-Nov-1885
Birthplace: Providence, RI
Died: 25-Feb-1974
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Swan Point Cemetery, Providence, RI

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Business, Diplomat

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Chairman of Chase Manhattan Bank, 1934-53

Military service: US Navy (WWII)

Worked as an attorney, 1919-29.

Father: Nelson W. Aldrich (US Senator, b. 1841, d. 1915)
Mother: Abby Pierce Chapman
Brother: Richard Steere Aldrich
Sister: Abby Greene Aldrich (m. John D. Rockefeller, Jr.)
Sister: Lucy T. Aldrich
Wife: Harriet Crocker Alexander (b. 1888, m. 7-Dec-1916, d. 1972)
Son: Winthrop Williams (b. 1917, d. 1921)
Daughter: Mary (b. 1921)
Daughter: Harriet Crocker (b. 1922)
Daughter: Lucy Truman (b. 1924)
Daughter: Elizabeth Brewster ("Liberty", b. 1925)
Son: Alexander (b. 1928)

    University: BA, Harvard University
    Law School: JD, Harvard Law School (1910)

    US Ambassador to the United Kingdom (1953-57)
    Chase Manhattan Bank President (1930-34)
    Equitable Trust Co. President (1929-30)
    Member of the Board of Chase Manhattan Bank Chairman (1934-53)
    American Bankers Association
    Association of the Bar of the City of New York President (1929-30)
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Pilgrims Society
    United Hospital Fund (NYC) Trustee
    US Supreme Court Bar

Is the subject of books:
Winthrop W. Aldrich: Lawyer, Banker, Diplomat, 1968, BY: Arthur M. Johnson

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