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George Lillingston Langreth

George Lillingston Langreth, American management consultant. Member Controllers Institute, Machinery and Allied Products Institute, United States Chamber of Commerce (member defense committee since 1957), National Association of Manufactures, Eclectic Society Middletown.

Background

  • Langreth, George Lillingston was born on December 4, 1906 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of George William and Maude Louise (Chapman) Langreth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Wesleyan University (Connecticut), 1928.

    Career

    • Research associate P. W. Bridgman, Hollis professor of physics and mathematics, Harvard, 1928-1929. With Wood, Struthers & County, New York City, 1929-1950, staff research department, 1929-1941, manager department, 1941-1946, partner, 1946-1950. Consultant on business and financial matters for corporations and families, since 1954.

      Executive vice-president, director, chairman finance company, Reliance Life Insurance Company of Pittsburgh (subsidiary of Mellon National Bank & Trust Company) 1951-1952. Vice president finance, treasurer Blaw-Knox Company of Pittsburgh, since 1952, also director. President, director Corde Company, Pittsburgh.

      Vice president or treasurer, director All Purpose Spreader Company, Elyria, O., Trilok Company, Pittsburgh. Director, member policy committee Raytheon Manufacturing Company. Director National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh and affiliates, since 1958.

      Trustee, treasurer Blow Knox Foundation, since 1955. Director, member Executive Committee, chairman finance committee Hospital Service Association Pittsburgh trustee J & M Company Profit Sharing Trust, 1954-1956, J & M Pension Trust, 1955. Member alumni council Wesleyan University.

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member Controllers Institute, Machinery and Allied Products Institute, United States Chamber of Commerce (member defense committee since 1957), National Association of Manufactures, Eclectic Society Middletown. Clubs: Harvard, Broad Street (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Faith S. Grant, October 7, 1933. Children: David Chapman, Susan Grant and Jane Shepard (twins), Ann Russell.
    • father: George William Langreth
    • mother: Maude Louise (Chapman) Langreth
    • spouse: Faith S. Grant
    • children: David Chapman Langreth
    • Susan Grant and Jane Shepard Langreth (twins)
    • Ann Russell Langreth
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    Born December 4, 1906
    Died February 24, 1962
    (aged 55)
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