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Basil Horsfield

Basil Horsfield, business executive. Member Alabama State Chamber of Commerce.( vice president), Air Pollution Control Association (director).; Club: Florence Country.

Background

  • Horsfield, Basil was born on March 2, 1895 in Cambridge, New York, United States. Son of Frederick Henry Townsend and Marianne (Moneypenny) Horsfield.

  • Education

    • Student of University North Carolina, 1913-1917.

    Career

    • Chief chemist Tennessee Chemical Company, Nashville, 1917. Technical process engineer, Aluminum Company American, Badin, North Carolina, 1918-1922, resident manager southern branch aluminum research, Badin, 1922-1936. Manager Orefraction Company, Pittsburgh, 1936-1940.

      Vice president Reynolds Metals Company, to 1959. Director Reynolds Mining Corporation, Reynolds Research Institute, Reynold Jamaica. Trustee Southern Research Institute.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Alabama State Chamber of Commerce.( vice president), Air Pollution Control Association (director). Club: Florence Country.

    Connections

    • Married Chloe Holt Freeland, August 22, 1917. Children: Basil, Alice Holt (Mistress.
    • father: Frederick Henry Townsend Horsfield
    • mother: Marianne (Moneypenny) Horsfield
    • spouse: Chloe Holt Freeland
    • children: Basil Horsfield
    • Alice Holt (Mrs Horsfield
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    Died December, 1978
    (aged 83)
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