One son, Robert Mountford. Came to United States, 1905, naturalized citizen, 1920. Began as draftsman with Charles Taylor, Birmingham, 1899.
Later with Garrard Manufacturing Company, Birmingham, and with Alfred Herbert, Coventry, England, with Cincinnati Milling Machine Company, 1905-1920. Chief engineer in charge of car design, Willys Overland Company, Toledo, O., 1920-1932. With Hercules Motor Corporation, Canton, O., 1932-1938.
Deputy Director General, British Purchasing Commission, 1939-1943. General manager, Crocker-Wheeler Division, Joshua Hendy Company, 1943-1945, v. p. E. W. Bliss Company, Brooklyn.
Executive v. p. Melvin Pine & Company, Inc. Director, industry div., E.C.A., Greece April-September, 1948. Chief, Methods and Equipment Division, Mutual Security Administration, since 1950.