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Graham Hudson Anthony

Graham Hudson Anthony, American manufacturer. President Junior Achievement, Hartford, 1960-1962; trustee Hartford Young Men’s Christian Association; also life trustee Kingswood School, West Hartford. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Newcomen Society of England, St. Andrews Society New York, Sigma Nu, Phi Kappa Phi, Masons, Hartford Gold, 20th Century, Hartford Gun, Metropolitan, Economic of New York clubs.

Background

  • Anthony, Graham Hudson was born on April 2, 1892 in Shelby, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Alston and Ollie (Gardner) Anthony.

  • Career

    • Engaged as factory clerk Mason Machine Works, Taunton, Massachusetts, 1914-1915. Superintendent Gilbert Clock Company, Winsted, Connecticut, 1915-1917. Secretary and factory manager Allen Manufacturing Company, 1918-1928.

      Associate with Veeder-Root Inc., Hartford, Connecticut, 1928-1964, vice president, director, 1928-1932, president, 1932-1944, chairman board, 1944-1954, chairman executive committee, 1954-1956. President Colt's Company, 1944-1949, chairman board, 1949-1954, chairman executive committee, 1954-1956. Chairman board Holo-Krome Screw Corporation, 1950-1961.

      Honorary director Hartford National Bank & Trust Company, Hartford Electric Light Company. Former member advisory board Chemical Bank New York Trust Directors.

    Membership

    President Junior Achievement, Hartford, 1960-1962. Trustee Hartford Young Men’s Christian Association. Also life trustee Kingswood School, West Hartford.

    Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Newcomen Society of England, St. Andrews Society New York, Sigma Nu, Phi Kappa Phi, Masons, Hartford Gold, 20th Century, Hartford Gun, Metropolitan, Economic of New York clubs.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Johnson, April 27, 1916 (deceased 1953). 1 child, James I.; married second, Mistress Mary Alice Kaiser, December 20, 1954.
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    • 1914 - 1915
      Engaged as factor, y clerk Mason Machine Works
      Taunton, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1915 - 1917
      superintendent Gilbert Clock Company
      Winsted, Minnesota, United States
    • 1918 - 1928
      secretary, and factory manager Allen Manufacturing Company
    • 1928 - 1964
      associate, with Veeder-Root Incorporated
      Hartford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1950 - 1961
      chairman, board Holo-Krome Screw Corporation
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