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Douglas Cecil Maplesden

Douglas Cecil Maplesden, Canadian, American writer, consultant. President By the Seas Condo. Association, Lauderdale-By-The Sea, Florida, 1984-1985; board directors Coral Ridge Power Squadron, Fort Lauderdale, 1989-1995, education officer, 1990-1993. With Royal Canadian Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Ontario Veterinary Association.

Background

  • Maplesden, Douglas Cecil was born on October 30, 1919 in Sandhurst, Kent, England. Came to the United States, 1963. Son of Cecil Walker and Frances (Pantry) Maplesden.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University Toronto (Ontario, Canada), 1950. Modern Sciences and Arts, University Toronto (Ontario, Canada), 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1959.

    Career

    • Private practice veterinary, Seaforth, Ontario, 1950-1957. Herd veterinarian Flat Top Ranch, Walnut Springs, Texas, 1951-1953. From associate to professor Ontario Veterinary College, Guelph, 1953-1960.

      Vice president Stevenson, Turner & Boyce, 1960-1963. Executive director Chemical Industries Basel, Summit, New Jersey, 1963-1969. Research director E.R. Squibb & Sons., Inc., 1969-1979.

      Dean Ontario Veterinary College, 1979-1985. Freelance writer, consultant Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1985-1996, Lamy, New Mexico, since 1996.

    Works

    • Co-author: Deadly Design, 1994. Editor veterinary journal 1960-1963. Associate editor Florida Journal Public Health, 1990-1991.

    Membership

    President By the Seas Condo. Association, Lauderdale-By-The Sea, Florida, 1984-1985. Board directors Coral Ridge Power Squadron, Fort Lauderdale, 1989-1995, education officer, 1990-1993.

    With Royal Canadian Air Force, 1942-1945. Member American Veterinary Medical Association, Ontario Veterinary Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Rawlings (divorced). Children: Ann Elizabeth Hopkins, John Douglas, Joann Margaret, Mary Jane. Married Joan Duda; stepchildren: Kelly Ann Kennedy, Joseph Francis Kennedy, Junior.
    • father: Cecil Walker Maplesden
    • mother: Frances (Pantry) Maplesden
    • spouses: Elizabeth Rawlings
    • Joan Duda
    • children: Ann Elizabeth Hopkins Maplesden
    • John Douglas Maplesden
    • Joann Margaret Maplesden
    • Mary Jane Maplesden
    • Kelly Ann Kennedy Maplesden
    • Joseph Francis Kennedy Maplesden
    • Junior Maplesden
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    Born October 30, 1919
    Nationality
    • 1950
      University Toronto (Ontario
    • 1957
      University Toronto (Ontario
    • 1959
      Cornell University
    • 1950 - 1957
      Private practice, veterinary
      Seaforth, Minnesota, United States
    • 1951 - 1953
      herd veterinarian Flat Top Ranch
      Walnut Springs, Texas, United States
    • 1953 - 1960
      from associate, to professor Ontario Veterinary College
      Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    • 1960 - 1963
      vice president, Stevenson
    • 1963 - 1969
      executive, director Chemical Industries Basel
      Summit, New Jersey, United States
    • 1969 - 1979
      research director, E.R. Squibb & Sons.
    • 1979 - 1985
      dean Ontario Veterinary College
    • 1985 - 1996
      freelance writer, Fort Lauderdale
      Florida, United States
    • 1985 - 1996
      consultant, Fort Lauderdale
      Florida, United States
    • 1996
      freelance writer, Fort Lauderdale
      Lamy, New Mexico, United States
    • 1996
      consultant, Fort Lauderdale
      Lamy, New Mexico, United States
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