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Thomas Isaac Slack Boak

Thomas Isaac Slack Boak, American manufacturer executive. Member N.A.M. (director 1945-1946).


  • Boak, Thomas Isaac Slack was born on January 23, 1890 in Ellery, New York, United States. Son of John William and Ida Helen (Ayers) Boak.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, Cornell Univercity, 1914.


    • Josephine Anne Russell, November 2d., 1956. Engineer New York City R.R., 1914-1915, Art & Buttons, 1915-1916. Duratex Company, 1916-1917, Western Electric Company, 1917-1919.

      Works manager International Oxygen Company, 1919-1920. Construction engineering, 1920-1922. Works manager Rumsey Pump Company, 1922-1927, Goulds Pumps, Inc., 1927-1932, Winchester Repeating Arms Company, 1932-1950.

      President, treasurer Plume & Altwood Manufacturing Company, from 1950. Trustee Cornell Univercity, 1938-1948.


    Member N.A.M. (director 1945-1946).


    • Married Anna Delora Sampson, July 5, 1915 (divorced).; married second.; children: Thomas Isaac Slack, Charles Edward, John.
    • father: John William Boak
    • mother: Ida Helen (Ayers) Boak
    • spouses: Anna Delora Sampson
    • 2d.
    • children: Thomas Isaac Slack Boak
    • Charles Edward Boak
    • John Boak
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    Born January 23, 1890