Peninsula Bank was organized in Williamsburg, Virginia in 1897. In 1917, the Williamsburg Banking and Trust and Mortgage Company bought out the Peninsula Bank and the charter changed the name to Peninsula Bank and Trust Company. In 1969, the name changed to United Virginia Bank of Williamsburg. They later became Crestar Bank, then SunTrust Bank. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Peninsula Bank.