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George Livingston Draffan

George Livingston Draffan, business executive. member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company.; Served as; member industry section Regional W.L.B., Cleveland, 1945. Trustee Richland County Foundation, Mansfield; Mason.

Background

  • Draffan, George Livingston was born on March 1, 1898 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of James Nathaniel and Grace (McClintock) Draffan.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools of Buffalo and East Aurora, New York.

    Career

    • Advertising apprentice, Roycroft, village, East Aurora New York, 1914-1915. Copywriter and assistant advertising manager, Ohio Brass Company, March 1916-1925, assistant to general sales manager, 1925-1928, general sales manager, 1928-1930, secretary and director of sales, 1930-1933, vice president, 1933-1938, executive vice president, 1938-1946, president Ohio Brass Company and its subsidiaries, and Canadian Ohio Brass Company, 1946-1956, Chairman of the Board, since 1956, director, since 1930, member Executive Committee, since 1938. President, director and member Executive Committee Richland Hotel Company, Mansfield, O., president, director Trimble Properties, Incorporated.

      Vice-president, director Harry S. Black Company, Mansfield. Member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company. Served as; member industry section Regional W.L.B., Cleveland, 1945. Trustee Richland County Foundation, Mansfield.

    Mason.; Clubs: The Electrical Manufacturers (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Pearce Black, July 3, 1918. Children: Spencer Black, Marion Elise, James Nathaniel, Frances Eleanor.
    • father: James Nathaniel Draffan
    • mother: Grace (McClintock) Draffan
    • spouse: Eleanor Pearce Black
    • children: Spencer Black Draffan
    • Marion Elise Draffan
    • James Nathaniel Draffan
    • Frances Eleanor Draffan
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    Born March 1, 1898
    Died April 13, 1963
    (aged 65)
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