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Frank Davies Newbury

Frank Davies Newbury, American economist.


  • Newbury, Frank Davies was born on June 9, 1880 in Brooklyn. Son of Henry Fitch and Anna Eliza (McAllister) Newbury.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, Cornell, 1901.


    • With Westinghouse Electric Corporation from 1901, design engineer, 1903-1907, section engineer power div., 1907-1911, div. engineer, 1911-1920, manager power engineering department, 1920-1930, general manager machinery engineering, 1931-1935, assistant to vice president, 1935-1937, economist from 1937, manager new products div., 1938-1947, manager emergency products div., 1940, vice president, 1941-1947, director, 1946-1947, consultant economist from 1947. Assistant secretary defense Department Defense, Washington, 1953-1957. Director National Securties and Research Corporation, New York City Trustee Chatauqua (New York) Institute.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    • Married Mary Grace Lincoln, August 28, 1907. Children: Constance (deceased), Paul Lincoln, Marshall McAllister (deceased).
    • father: Henry Fitch Newbury
    • mother: Anna Eliza (McAllister) Newbury
    • spouse: Mary Grace Lincoln
    • children: Constance Newbury (deceased)
    • Paul Lincoln Newbury
    • Marshall McAllister Newbury (deceased)
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    Born June 9, 1880
    Died March 26, 1969
    (aged 88)