logo logo

David Shriver Soliday

David Shriver Soliday, American investment banker. Member Philadelphia-Baltimore-Washington Stock Exchange. Board of directors Merion Civic Association, 1926-1959, Merion Community Association, 1928-1969.; Served with United States Army, 1918.; Member Psi Upsilon.

Background

  • Soliday, David Shriver was born on December 11, 1895 in Hanover, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William R. and Martha Katherine (Winebrenner) Soliday.

  • Education

    • Graduate Andover School, 1913. Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1919.

    Career

    • Engaged in security business with Graham, Parsons & Company, Philadelphia, 1920-1922. Partner Hopper, Soliday & Company, Philadelphia, 1922-1966. Honorary chairman Hopper, Soliday, Brooke, Sheridan, Inc., 1966-1969.

      President, director Ekco Oil Corporation, 1950-1961. Director Peoples Light & Power Company, 1937-1940, Texas Public Service Company, 1937-1940, Mountain State Power Company, 1940-1954, Smith & Wesson Company, McDavid & Company, Inc., 1946-1953, Pacific Power & Light Company, 1954-1969.

    Membership

    Member Philadelphia-Baltimore-Washington Stock Exchange. Board of directors Merion Civic Association, 1926-1959, Merion Community Association, 1928-1969. Served with United States Army, 1918.

    Member Psi Upsilon.; Clubs: Philadelphia Country, Racquet (Philadelphia).

    Connections

    • Married Louise Huntington Kondolf, May 8, 1920.
    • father: William R. Soliday
    • mother: Martha Katherine (Winebrenner) Soliday
    • spouse: Louise Huntington Kondolf
    See on larger map
    Born December 11, 1895
    Died June 19, 1969
    (aged 73)
    Nationality