Thomas Mellon

Founder of Mellon Bank, patriarch of the Mellon family of Pennsylvania

Thomas Alexander Mellon (February 3, 1813 – February 3, 1908) was a Scotch-Irish-American, entrepreneur, lawyer, and judge. He was best known as the founder of Mellon Bank and patriarch of the Mellon family of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.[1] He was business partners with Andrew Carnegie.

Thomas Mellon
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Born
Thomas Alexander Mellon

(1813-02-03)February 3, 1813
DiedFebruary 3, 1908(1908-02-03) (aged 95)
OccupationLawyer, judge, banker
Spouse(s)Sarah Jane Negley
Parent(s)Andrew Mellon
Rebecca Wauchob

ReferencesEdit

  1. Steele, Bruce. "Thomas Mellon and His Times Archived 2007-03-13 at the Wayback Machine," University Times, Vol. 27, No. 6, 10 November 1994. University of Pittsburgh

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