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Grant Stockdale

Grant Stockdale, American ambassador. Recipient Good Government award as Dade County commander, 1956. member Florida House of Representatives from Miami, 1948-1949; member board commnrs. Dade County, Florida, 1952-1956; Served to captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946; Member Miami Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1943), Alumni Association U. Miami (president 1948).

Background

  • Stockdale, Grant was born on July 31, 1915 in Greenville, Mississippi, United States. Son of Levert and Lydia (Virgin) Stockdale.

  • Education

    • B.B.S., U. Miami (Florida), 1940.

    Career

    • Congressional administrative assistant, 1946-1948. Member Florida House of Representatives from Miami, 1948-1949. Member board commnrs.

      Dade County, Florida, 1952-1956. Organizer, owner Grant Stockdale and Associates, real estate, since 1956. Vice president Automatic Vending Company, Inc., Miami.

      United States ambassador to Ireland, since 1961.

    Membership

    Member Florida House of Representatives from Miami, 1948-1949. Member board commnrs. Dade County, Florida, 1952-1956.

    Served to captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946. Member Miami Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1943), Alumni Association U. Miami (president 1948).

    Connections

    • Married Alice Boyd Magruder, May 30, 1940. Children: Sally, Ann, Grant, Lee Lawson, Susan.
    • father: Levert Stockdale
    • mother: Lydia (Virgin) Stockdale
    • spouse: Alice Boyd Magruder
    • children: Sally Stockdale
    • Ann Stockdale
    • Grant Stockdale
    • Lee Lawson Stockdale
    • Susan Stockdale
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    Died December 2, 1963
    (aged 48)
    Nationality

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