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accountant , management and tax consultant

Ellis Gray Bohon, American accountant, management and tax consultant. Certified Public Accountant University Illinois, 1935, Illinois, Kentucky, Iowa, Missouri.


Bohon, Ellis Gray was born on September 1, 1902 in LaBelle, Missouri, United States. Son of Frank W. and Lee (Ellis) Bohon.


Student, Westminster College, Fulton, Missouri, 1920—1921. Bachelor of Science cum laude, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1924. Postgraduate, Walton School Commerce, 1929.

Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1933. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1935. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1966.

Postgraduate, Young Men’s Christian Association Community College, 1971. Postgraduate, Chicago Board Trade Grain Institute, 1956.


Attorney Tax Court United States of America. Staff accountant Ernst & Ernst, Certified Public Accountant's, Chicago, 1927—1930. Partner R. L. Pearce & Company, Certified Public Accountant's, 1930—1936.

Proprietor E. G. Bohon & Company, Certified Public Accountant's, since 1936. Former lecturer American Institute Banking, Walton School Commerce, Illinois Institute of Technology, Lake Forest College, Illinois.


  • Certified Public Accountant University Illinois, 1935, Illinois, Kentucky, Iowa, Missouri.


Former advisor Lakes chapter Order DeMolay, treasurer. Business men's advisory council Jones Commercial High School, Chicago. Member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Midwest Business Administration Association, Kentucky History Society, American Institute Laundering, Accounting Research Association, American Arbitration Association, National Association Accountants, Iowa societies Certified Public Accountant's, American Accounting Association (Illinois) (past chairman technical committee), University Evanston Club, Union League Club, Shriners (treasurer 1978), Masons, Phi Delta Theta.


Married Joyce L. Finlayson, April 15, 1939. Children: Walter Duncan, Ellis Gray II(deceased).

Frank W. Bohon

Lee (Ellis) Bohon

Joyce L. Finlayson

Walter Duncan Bohon

Ellis Gray II Bohon (deceased)