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James Coggeshall

James Coggeshall, American investment banker.


  • Coggeshall, James was born on June 4, 1896 in New York City. Son of James and Hannah Elizabeth (Harrington) Coggeshall.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Harvard, 1918, student law school.


    • With First Boston Corporation 1919-1972, president, 1947-1962, director, 1934-1972. Director Colonial Equity Fund. Board of directors Colonial Fund, Boston.

      Member advising committee Colonial Growth Fund, Colonial Income Fund, Boston. Trustee Cape Cod Hospital.


    Clubs: Bond, Harvard (New York.


    • Married Esther Clarke, August 15, 1918. Children: John Clarke (deceased), Timothy, Caroline Frothingham (Mistress Joseph Clark Segar), James Wells, Clarke.
    • father: James Coggeshall
    • mother: Hannah Elizabeth (Harrington) Coggeshall
    • spouse: Esther Clarke
    • children: John Clarke Coggeshall (deceased)
    • Timothy Coggeshall
    • Caroline Frothingham Coggeshall (Mistress Joseph Clark Segar)
    • James Wells Coggeshall
    • Clarke Coggeshall
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    Born June 4, 1896
    Died May 15, 1976
    (aged 79)