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Russell Thorn Pancoast

Russell Thorn Pancoast, American architect. member Florida Association Architects (past president), Florida State Board Architecture (past president), Phi Kappa Psi.; Member Society Friends.; Club: Miami.

Background

  • Pancoast, Russell Thorn was born on February 13, 1899 in Merchantville, New Jersey, United States. Son of Thomas J. and Katharine Rogers (Collins) Pancoast.

  • Education

    • Student George School, 1915-1918. Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell, 1922.

    Career

    • Architectural draftsman, 1922. Principal architl. firms, Pancoast & Sibert, 1926-1927. Russell T. Pancaost, 1927-1942, 44-47, Russell T. Pancoast & Associates, 1947-1954, Pancoast, Ferendino, Skeels & Burnham, 1954-1963, Pancoast, Ferendino, Grafton & Skeels, 1964-1967, Pancaost, Ferendino & Grafton, 1967-1972.

      Director United National Bank. Miami Beach First National Bank. City planner City of Plantation, Florida, also member zoning board.

    Membership

    Member Florida Association Architects (past president), Florida State Board Architecture (past president), Phi Kappa Psi. Member Society Friends. Club: Miami.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine Bennett French, September 29, 1923. Children: Martha French, Lester Collins.
    • father: Thomas J. Pancoast
    • mother: Katharine Rogers (Collins) Pancoast
    • spouse: Katherine Bennett French
    • children: Martha French Pancoast
    • Lester Collins Pancoast
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    Died November 28, 1972
    (aged 73)
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