Allen, John DeWitt Hamilton - from United States

ID: 261630
Organization: S&B
Country of meeting: in the year 1876

Soon after graduation he returned to San Francisco, and early in 1877 engaged in business with his father, of the firm of Allen & Lewis, commission merchants and wholesale grocers. About 1890 he retired from business, and was afterward largely occupied with the care of his property. Although he seldom came East he retained a strong attachment to the memories and friendships of his undergraduate days. He was greatly interested in everything relating to club management and life.

Born in Peekskill, Westchester County, N. Y., on August 28, 1853. Died at Riverdale, N. Y., on November 8, 1902, at the age of 49 years.


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