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Alton Lombard Miller

Alton Lombard Miller, American manufacturing executive. Member American Mathematics Society, American Association Mathematics American Association for the Advancement of Science, N.E. Manufacturing Confectioners Association (president 1926-1928), N.E. Confectioners; Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner, 32).

Background

  • Miller, Alton Lombard was born on April 10, 1890 in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles Nahum and Lula Elizabeth (Lombard) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1911, A.M., 1913, Doctor of Philosophy., 1916. Graduate study University of Turin (Italy), 1915-1916.

    Career

    • Teacher chemistry Browne-Nichols School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1911-1912. Instructor mathematics Harvard, 1911-1913, 1917-1918, University of Michigan, 1913-1917. President, treasurer Charles N. Miller company, manufacturing confectioners.

      Treasurer Stevens Machine Company. Trustee Home Savings Bank. Director Pilgrim Trust, Boston, 1932-1952.

      Board of directors New Hampshire Music Festival. Trustee, treasurer, Wheelock College. Trustee General Theological Library, Andover Newton Theological School.

      Trustee, president emeritus Massachusetts Bible Society President Northern Baptist Convention, 1929. Vice president Boston Baptist Bethel City Mission Society, 1934-1935. Vice president Laymen’s Missionary Movement.

      Chairman of the Board mgrs. American Baptist Foreign Missionary Society, 1935-1951.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member American Mathematics Society, American Association Mathematics American Association for the Advancement of Science, N.E. Manufacturing Confectioners Association (president 1926-1928), N.E. Confectioners. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner, 32). Clubs: University (past president), Harvard, Harvard Musical Association, (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Evangeline Mason, December 23, 1911. Children: Ruth M. Gates, Mary E. Dietrich.
    • father: Charles Nahum Miller
    • mother: Lula Elizabeth (Lombard) Miller
    • spouse: Mary Evangeline Mason
    • children: Ruth M. Gates Miller
    • Mary E. Dietrich Miller
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