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corporation executive.

Chester Arthur Beckley, American corporation executive. Member American Society Naval Engineers, American Arbitration Association Kappa Psi.; Mason.

Background

Beckley, Chester Arthur was born on January 5, 1890 in York Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John and Mary (Ross) Beckley.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Lycoming College, 1909. Graduate study Syracuse University, 1909-1912. Student United States Coast Guard Academy, 1913-1914.

Career

Joined T. A. Scott Company, Incorporated, New York London Connecticut, 1919, with Merritt-Chapman & Scott Company, from 1923, vice president in charge salvage facilities, operations and settlements, director 1948-1956, also vice-president, director four subsidiary corporations. President, director Merritt-Chapman & Scott (West Indies) Inc. Commissioned officer, United States Coast Guard and United States Navy, 1914-1919.

Membership

Member American Society Naval Engineers, American Arbitration Association Kappa Psi. Mason.; Clubs: Propeller, India House.

Connections

Married Maybelle H. Scott, June 6, 1916. Children: Dorothy (Mistress.

father:
John Beckley

mother:
Mary (Ross) Beckley

spouse:
Maybelle H. Scott

child:
Dorothy (Mrs Beckley