About Us > History
Farmers & Merchants Bank, Mound City Kansas, has
served the Linn County area for over 120 years.
State Chartered in 1893, Farmers & Merchants is the
oldest bank in the county, and one of the few
without name change. Total assets originated at less
than $100,000 and have increased through the years
to over $40,000,000. The bank is Family Owned and
Operated and takes pride in customer service,
community involvement and county prosperity.
Founding Directors - 1893: H.C. Reese, D.A.
Crocker, B.F. Blaker, William Cox, P. Chitwood, D.A.
Warren, H.A. Strong, J.D. Bacon, H.W. Underhill.
1904 H.A. Strong
1909 H.C. Reese
1919 E.N. Gause
1944 H.W. Dingus
1946 H.D. Underhill
1950 J.O. Dingus
1952 W.J. Dingus
1963 Orville Henesey
1970 Randall Dawson
Current President since 2000 - Jeff Dawson
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