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Paul Ton

Paul Ton, American investor, educator. Member of Western History Association, Organization of America Historians, American History Association.

Background

  • Ton, Paul was born on April 30, 1926 in Buffalo. Son of Edward Cornelius Ton and Laura Delia Slotboom.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1949. Master of Arts, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1951. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1958.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Denver, 1969.

    Career

    • Instructor electronics United States Air Force, Denver, 1951—1952. Teacher history Denver Public Schools, 1952—1989. Adjunct professor history Metro State College, 1990—2003.

      Department head, Driver Education American Auto Association, Denver, 1957—1964. Department chair South High School, Denver, 1972—1977. History consultant American Frontier television series, 1985—1987.

      Managing director Westton Productions, since 1995. Corporal United States Army, 1944-1946, PTO, president 866 Engineer Aviation Battalion Alumni Association, since 2008, World War II.

    Works

    • Contributing author (book) The Mining Frontier, 1967, Henry M. Porter, Empire Builder, 1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of Western History Association, Organization of America Historians, American History Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Karen Marshall, June 18, 1951 (deceased December 27, 2006). Children: Scott, Elizabeth, Robert, John.
    • father: Edward Cornelius Ton
    • mother: Laura Delia Slotboom
    • spouse: Joan Karen Marshall
    • children: Scott Ton
    • Elizabeth Ton
    • Robert Ton
    • John Ton
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    Born April 30, 1926
    Nationality
    • 1949
      Union College
    • 1951
      Stanford University
    • 1958
      University Denver
    • 1969
      University Denver
    • 1951 - 1952
      Instructor, electronics United States Air Force
      Denver, Colorado, United States
    • 1952 - 1989
      teacher, history Denver Public Schools
    • 1990 - 2003
      adjunct professor, history Metro State College