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Daniel Robbins Childs

Daniel Robbins Childs, brokerage house executive.


  • Childs, Daniel Robbins was born on August 20, 1935 in New York City. Son of Frederick R. and Mary Alixandra (Hitchcock) Childs.

  • Career

    • Associate Morgan Stanley & Company, New York City, 1961—1966. With William A.M. Burden & Company, from 1967, general partner, from 1971.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Trustee New Canaan (Connecticut) Country School, 1966—1982, chairman, 1980—1982. Trustee Santa Catalina School, 1976—1982, Whitney Museum American Art, 1975—1979. Board directors Portmouth (Rhode Island) Abbey School, 1970—1977, chairman, 1973—1977.

    Board managers New York Botanical Garden, from 1978. Board directors Florence V. Burden Foundation, from 1969. Member of New York Society Security Analysts, City Midday Club (New York City), Links Club, Harvard Club.


    • Married Margaret Florence Burden, June 22, 1955. Children: Frederick Carter, Nicholas Fairbanks, Florence C. Macdonald, Constance C. Rosengarter, Shirley C. Kelly, Hilary Thomas, Alexandra McKenzie.
    • father: Frederick R. Childs
    • mother: Mary Alixandra (Hitchcock) Childs
    • spouse: Margaret Florence Burden
    • children: Frederick Carter Childs
    • Nicholas Fairbanks Childs
    • Florence C. Macdonald Childs
    • Constance C. Rosengarter Childs
    • Shirley C. Kelly Childs
    • Hilary Thomas Childs
    • Alexandra McKenzie Childs
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    Born August 20, 1935
    Died March 4, 2007
    (aged 71)
    • 1961 - 1966
      Associate, Morgan Stanley & Company