- Bank Name:Firstmerit Bank
- Bank Class:National Bank
- Member FDIC:Certificate #13675 - Inactive
- Web Address:firstmerit.com
HISTORY OF FIRSTMERIT BANK
Firstmerit Bank was established in October 1890 and headquartered in Akron, Ohio. The bank operated as a subsidiary of Firstmerit Corporation. Firstmerit Bank was classified as a commercial bank, national (federal) charter and Fed member, supervised by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC). Firstmerit Bank is no longer doing business under that name. To view branches, routing numbers, phone numbers and business hours; you can check Huntington Bank page.
Below is a list of some important events in banks history, including mergers and acquisitions.
10/09/1890 -Institution established: Original name: The First-Central Trust Company
04/01/1947 -Changed primary regulatory agency from Federal Reserve Board to Comptroller of the Currency
04/01/1947 -Changed institution class to Insured Commercial Bank, National, Member FRS
12/31/1984 -Acquired The Exchange Bank Company (12966) in Canal Fulton, OH
12/31/1984 -Acquired The Twinsburg Banking Company (8961) in Twinsburg, OH
07/03/1985 -Changed name to First National Bank of Ohio
04/22/1994 -Acquired Great Northern Savings Company (27859) in Barberton, OH
09/01/1997 -Changed name to Firstmerit Bank, National Association
10/14/1997 -Acquired The Old Phoenix National Bank of Medina (6639) in Medina, OH
10/14/1997 -Acquired Est National Bank (14916) in Elyria, OH
03/23/1998 -Acquired Peoples Bank, National Association (28273) in Ashtabula, OH
03/23/1998 -Acquired Citizens National Bank (6635) in Canton, OH
03/23/1998 -Acquired Peoples National Bank (32620) in Wooster, OH
05/22/1998 -Acquired PremierBank & Trust (12580) in Elyria, OH
05/22/1998 -Acquired Jefferson Savings Bank (29802) in West Jefferson, OH
10/23/1998 -Acquired Security Federal Savings and Loan Association of Cleveland (28532) in Mayfield Heights, OH
10/23/1998 -Acquired First Federal Savings Bank of Kent (29300) in Kent, OH
02/12/1999 -Acquired Signal Bank, National Association (29410) in Wooster, OH
02/12/1999 -Acquired Summit Bank, National Association (33278) in Fairlawn, OH
02/12/1999 -Acquired Nc Interim National Bank (27917) in New Castle, PA
02/19/2010 -Acquired George Washington Savings Bank (29952) in Orland Park, IL as part of a government assisted transaction.
05/14/2010 -Acquired Midwest Bank and Trust Company (18117) in Elmwood Park, IL as part of a government assisted transaction.
04/12/2013 -Acquired Citizens Bank (986) in Flint, MI
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