CENTRAL TRUST CO. OF NEW YORK
The Central Trust Company of New York was established in New York in 1873. By 1918 it became the Central Union Trust Company, and then again after a 1929 merger with Hanover Bank it became the Central Hanover Bank and Trust Company. Eventually, after another merger, the bank would become Manufacturers Hanover. After becoming a part of Chase Manhattan it would then, by 2004, be a part of JP Morgan Chase. Phew...