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Robert Ashton Lawrence

Robert Ashton Lawrence, American investment company executive. Trustee Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1979-1980, Noble and Grenborough School, Dedham, Massachusetts, 1970-1978, president board trustees. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1951, Korea.

Background

  • Lawrence, Robert Ashton was born on August 11, 1926 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward and Frances Wilcox (Gaither) Lawrence.

  • Education

    • AB, Yale University, 1947.

    Career

    • Salesman Estabrook & Company, Boston, 1947-1953. Vice president Loomis Sayles, Boston, Philadelphia, 1967-1985. Partner State Street Research & Management Company, Boston, since 1960, Saltonstall & Company, Boston, since 1980.

      Board directors Affiliated Publications, Boston, McCaw Cellular Communications, Kirkland, Washington, Fifty Associates, Boston, various mutual funds, Boston.

    Membership

    Trustee Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1979-1980, Noble and Grenborough School, Dedham, Massachusetts, 1970-1978, president board trustees. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1951, Korea.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Perrin, March 20, 1948. Children: Robert Ashton Junior, John P., George W., Frances G.
    • father: Edward Lawrence
    • mother: Frances Wilcox (Gaither) Lawrence
    • spouse: Patricia Perrin
    • children: Robert Ashton Junior Lawrence
    • John P. Lawrence
    • George W. Lawrence
    • Frances G. Lawrence
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    Nationality
    • 1947
      Yale University
    • 1947 - 1953
      Salesman Estabrook & Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1960
      partner, State Street Research & Management Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1967 - 1985
      vice president, Loomis Sayles
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1980
      partner, State Street Research & Management Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States