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Arthur Brewster Lawrence

banker.

Arthur Brewster Lawrence, American banker. Served as captain Universal Service Administrative Company, 1917-1919.; Member New York Chamber of Commerce, Suffolk County Antiquities Society, Americans Armorial Ancestry. Colonial Lords of Manners.

Background

Lawrence, Arthur Brewster was born on September 6, 1886 in Smithtown, Long Island, New York, United States. Son of Charles Embree and Julia (Strong) Lawrence.

Education

Student Friends Academy. Graduate Bryant Stratton Business College, 1904.

Career

Associate Ingersoll Sergeant Drill Company (consolidated into Ingersoll Rand Company), 1905, assistant manager pneumatic tool department, 1907-1909, assistant manager Boston office, 1909-1910. Handled family estate, 1910-1914. Associate F. S. Smithers & Company, 1914-1921, member firm.

1921-1939, senior partner, since 1939. Board of directors Continental Oil Company. New York City; director Consolidated Electronics Industries Corporation (New York City), 417 Park Avenue Corporation (New York City), Hayes Industries, Inc.

(Jackson, Michigan).

Membership

Served as captain Universal Service Administrative Company, 1917-1919. Member New York Chamber of Commerce, Suffolk County Antiquities Society, Americans Armorial Ancestry. Colonial Lords of Manners.

Clubs: Racquet and Tennis, The River, Metropolitan, India House (New York City).

Connections

Married Gertrude Fellow Foos, December 6, 1913. Children: Arthur Brewster, Carteret.

father:
Charles Embree Lawrence

mother:
Julia (Strong) Lawrence

spouse:
Gertrude Fellow Foos

children:
Arthur Brewster Lawrence

Carteret Lawrence