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Leonard C. Ashton

Leonard C. Ashton, American insurance executive.

Background

  • Ashton, Leonard C. was born on April 23, 1887 in Germantown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Taber and Margaret Shotwell (Laing) Ashton.

  • Education

    • Student Swarthmore College. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard. Bachelor of Laws, University of Pennsylvania.

    Career

    • With Provident Mutual Life Insurance Company of Philadelphia from 1913, secretary, 1918-1929. Vice-president and secretary from 1929. Home: Swarthmore, Pennsylvania.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth N. Potter, January 27, 1917.
    • father: Taber Ashton
    • mother: Margaret Shotwell (Laing) Ashton
    • spouse: Ruth N. Potter
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    Born April 23, 1887
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