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Mcgregor Smith

Mcgregor Smith, American utilities executive. Member Phi Gamma Delta.; Mason.

Background

  • Smith, Mcgregor was born on June 5, 1899 in Cooksville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Major Rutledge and Graeme (McGregor) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Continuing education, University of Tennessee, 1921. Student Vanderbilt University, Nashville, 1926-1927.

    Career

    • Assistant engineer Tennessee R.R. & Public Utilities Commission, 1921-1922, engineer, 1922-1926. Manager South New Orleans Light & Tracton Company, 1926-1927. Vice-president and general manager Louisiana Power & Light Company, Algiers, Louisiana, 1928-1936, president and general manager, 1936-1939.

      Vice-president and general manager Florida Power & Light Company, 1939, president, 1939-1954, Chairman of the Board, 1954-1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Phi Gamma Delta. Mason.; Clubs: County (Coral Gables).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Wilson, November 12, 1924. Children: McGregor, Wilson.
    • father: Major Rutledge Smith
    • mother: Graeme (McGregor) Smith
    • spouse: Elizabeth Wilson
    • children: McGregor Smith
    • Wilson Smith
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    Born June 5, 1899
    Died June, 1972
    (aged 72)
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