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Harold P. Farrington

Harold P. Farrington, business executive.

Background

  • Farrington, Harold P. was born on November 4, 1885 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Horace and Mary (Todd) Farrington.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1907, Master of Science, 1909.

    Career

    • 1 son, William B.; married second, Isabelle Thompson, October 28, 1944. Hydroelectric engineer, 1909-1915. Engineer, importer, 1915-1925.

      Engineer, corporation official, 1926-1936. Chairman of the executive committee Read Standard Corporation (formerly Standard Stoker Corporation), 1936-1938, president, 1938-1945, chairman, since 1945. President Commonwealth Gas Corporation, since 1938.

      Chairman Atlantic States Gas Company of New York, Inc., Atlantic States Gas Company of Pennsylvania, Inc., Southwest Gas Producing Company, Inc.

    Connections

    • Married Edith Aitkin, December 12, 1917.; married second, Isabelle Thompson, October 28, 1944.
    • father: Horace Farrington
    • mother: Mary (Todd) Farrington
    • spouses: Edith Aitkin
    • Isabelle Thompson
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    Born November 4, 1885
    Died June, 1964
    (aged 78)
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