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Cornelius Shields

Cornelius Shields, American investment banker. Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1917-1919.

Background

  • Shields, Cornelius was born on April 7, 1895 in St. Paul. Son of Cornelius and Theresa (McHugh) Shields.

  • Education

    • Student Polytechnic Preparatory School, Brooklyn, 1913. Loyola, Montreal, Canada, 1910-1911.

    Career

    • Associate Merrill Lynch & Company, 1920-1923. Partner Shields & County, New York City, 1923-1974.

    Works

    • Author: Cornelius Shields on Sailing.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant United States Navy Reserve, 1917-1919. Clubs: Larchmont (New York) Yacht, New York Yacht. Royal Bermuda Yacht, Mid-Ocean, Winged Foot Golf, Down Town Association, Blind Brook Golf, Shenorock Shore.

    Connections

    • Married Josephine Lupprian, January 1, 1922. Children: Aileen, Cornelius.
    • father: Cornelius Shields
    • mother: Theresa (McHugh) Shields
    • spouse: Josephine Lupprian
    • children: Aileen Shields
    • Cornelius Shields
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    Born April 7, 1895
    Died October 15, 1981
    (aged 86)
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