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William Ledyard Mitchell

William Ledyard Mitchell, American automobile company executive.


  • Mitchell, William Ledyard was born on November 2, 1881 in Cincinnati. Son of Richard Hannaford and Mary (Lincoln) Mitchell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1904.


    • Became president Maxwell Chalmers Motors, 1917. Named general manager Chrysler Corporation, 1926.


    Clubs: Yondotega, Country of Detroit, Grosse Pointe.


    • Married Sara Moulton Sherman, July 18, 1910. Children: W. Ledyard, Mary (Mistress.
    • father: Richard Hannaford Mitchell
    • mother: Mary (Lincoln) Mitchell
    • spouse: Sara Moulton Sherman
    • children: W. Ledyard Mitchell
    • Mary (Mrs Mitchell
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    Born November 2, 1881
    Died March, 1964
    (aged 82)