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John A. Roosevelt

John A. Roosevelt, American investment executive. Decorated Bronze Star. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.; Member American Legion, Holland Society New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Huguenot Society American, St. Nicholas Society New York.

Background

  • Roosevelt, John A. was born on March 13, 1916 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Franklin D. and Eleanor (Roosevelt) Roosevelt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1938.

    Career

    • With William Filene’s Sons Company, Boston, 1938-1941, Grayson-Robinson Stores, Inc., Los Angeles, 1946-1948. With Roosevelt, Lee, Magee, Inc., Beverly Hills, California, 1953-1961. Senior vice-president, director Bache Halsey Stuart Shields Inc.

      Trustee Eisenhower Exchange.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Legion, Holland Society New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Huguenot Society American, St. Nicholas Society New York. Clubs: Leash, Racquet and Tennis (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Irene Boyd McAlpin, 1965. Children by previous marriage: Haven C., Anne S. Roosevelt Gibson, Joan L. Roosevelt Schoonmaker.
    • father: Franklin D. Roosevelt
    • mother: Eleanor (Roosevelt) Roosevelt
    • spouse: Irene Boyd McAlpin
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    Born March 13, 1916
    Died April 27, 1981
    (aged 65)
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