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Robert Arthur Farrall

Robert Arthur Farrall, American electronics company executive. Trustee Mystic Seaport Museum; board directors Mount Vernon United Fund; Member of Society Photograph Scientists and Engineers, American Physics Society, Rye History Society (president 1981-1982), American Yacht Club Rye, Delta Upsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma.

Background

  • Farrall, Robert Arthur was born on July 2, 1932 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Arthur William and Luella (Buck) Farrall.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Physics, Michigan State University, 1954.

    Career

    • Manager photometric engineering General Electric, Lynn, Massachusetts, 1954—1963. Executive vice president Clairex Corporation, Mount Vernon, New York, 1963—1969, president, 1969—1991. Director Clairex Electronics of Puerto Rico, N-Con Systems Corporation.

      With Army of the United States, 1954-1956.

    Works

    • Patentee (photoconductive cell circuits).

    Membership

    Trustee Mystic Seaport Museum. Board directors Mount Vernon United Fund. Member of Society Photograph Scientists and Engineers, American Physics Society, Rye History Society (president 1981-1982), American Yacht Club Rye, Delta Upsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Mary Georgi, December 22, 1955. Children: John Robert, George William.
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    • 1954
      Michigan State University
    • 1954 - 1963
      Manager, photometric engineering General Electric Company
      Lynn, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1963 - 1969
      executive, vice president Clairex Corporation
      Mount Vernon, Washington, United States