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Theodore Barton Griffith

Theodore Barton Griffith, business executive. Member Kappa Alpha.


  • Griffith, Theodore Barton was born on November 11, 1888 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Son of Claude T. and Lizzie Belle (Stone) Griffith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1910.


    • With Potter Hat Company, 1910-1915, Griffith Brothers, 1915-1919. With L. S. Ayres & Company, from 1920, director, from 1923, president, 1940-1954, chairman of the board, 1954-1959, retired Trustee of the Committee for Fundamental Education.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: University, Columbia, Athenaeum, Dramatic, Literary (Indianapolis).


    • Married Helen M. Wheelock, June 1, 1918. Children: Helen (Mistress.
    • father: Claude T. Griffith
    • mother: Lizzie Belle (Stone) Griffith
    • spouse: Helen M. Wheelock
    • child: Helen (Mrs Griffith
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    Born November 11, 1888