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Henry Morgenthau, Jr.

Henry Morgenthau, Jr.Born: 11-May-1891
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 6-Feb-1967
Location of death: Poughkeepsie, NY
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Secretary of the Treasury, 1934-45

Military service: US Navy (WWI, Lt.)

Father: Henry Morgenthau, Sr. (diplomat)
Mother: Josephine Sykes
Wife: Elinor Fatman (m. 17-Apr-1916, d. 1949, two sons, one daughter)
Son: Henry
Son: Robert M. Morgenthau (district attorney, b. 31-Jul-1919)
Daughter: Joan
Wife: Marcelle Puthon Hirsch (m. 21-Nov-1951)

    University: Phillips Exeter Academy
    University: Cornell University
    Law School: LLD, Temple University (1938)
    University: Amherst College

    US Secretary of the Treasury 1-Jan-1934 to 22-Jul-1945
    US Treasury Department Undersecretary of the Treasury (1933-44)
    US Official Farm Credit Administration (1933)
    New York State Official Conservation Commissioner (1931)
    American Agriculturist Editor (1922-33)
    Pilgrims Society
    French Legion of Honor 1946

Author of books:
Germany Is Our Problem (1945)

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