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agricultural chemist

Ellsworth Shaw, American Agricultural chemist. Fellow Shell Oil Corporation, 1947-1979. With United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member American Association for Advancement of Science, American Chemists Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Shaw, Ellsworth was born on March 7, 1920 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Harry Dalton and Elizabeth M. (Lazarus) Shaw.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University of Chicago, 1941; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Arizona, 1949.

Career

Head pilot, Farm and Agricultural Laboratory, Caborca, Sonora., Mexico, 1953-1959; independent consultant, Arizona, California, Texas, 1959-1969; soil/plant chemist, director operations, Alejandro Canelos y Hermanos, Culiacan, Sinaloa., Mexico, since 1970.

Membership

With United States Navy, 1943-1946. Member American Association for Advancement of Science, American Chemists Society, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, reading, chess.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Harriet Lewis, May 27, 1943. Children: Victoria, Franklin, Rebecca, Thomas, John, Mary.

father:
Harry Dalton Shaw

mother:
Elizabeth M. (Lazarus) Shaw

spouse:
Elizabeth Harriet Lewis

children:
Victoria Shaw

Franklin Shaw

Rebecca Shaw

Thomas Shaw

John Shaw

Mary Shaw