1 son, Gerard. Commissioned ensign United States Navy, 1909, advancing through grades to lieutenant commander, 1917. In submarine service, 1911-1914. Sea duty in United States Ship Arizona, San Diego, Louisiana, 1916-1918.
Commanding officer, naval mine depot, Yorktown, Pennsylvania, 1919-1922. Gunnery officer United States Ship Pittsburgh, 1922-1923. Resigned and entered civil life in insurance management, 1924, real estate engineering management, New York City, 1933-1940.
President, director Witherbee Sherman Corporation, 1940, retired On active duty as commander of The United States Navy Reserve. Washington, 1941-1945. Placed on retired list, United States Navy, 1943.