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Ellsworth Harry Morse

government official

Ellsworth Harry Morse, American government official. Recipient National Civil Service League Career Service award, 1968. Certified Public Accountants, Michigan.

Background

Morse, Ellsworth Harry was born on December 1, 1913 in Shelby, Ohio, United States. Son of Ellsworth Harry and Rachel E. (Brubaker) Morse.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Oberlin College, 1935. Master of Business Administration, University of Michigan, 1937.

Career

Staff accountant, auditor Arthur Andersen & Company, Certified Public Accountants’s, 1937-1942. With General Accounting Office, 1946-1977, director civil accounting and auditing division, 1956, director accounting and auditing policy staff, 1956-1966, director office policy and special studies, 1966-1971. Director office policy and program planning, 1971-1972, assistant comptroller general of the United States, 1972-1977.

Works

  • Editor The General Accounting Office Review. International Journal of Government Auditing.

Membership

Member advisory council Finance Accounting Standards Board, 1973-1975. Served to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountants’s, Association Government Accountants (national president 1970-1971), Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Alpha Psi.

Connections

Married Virginia F. Garbison, July 2, 1942. Children: Ellen (Mistress Donald Yokel), Jeanne.

father:
Ellsworth Harry Morse

mother:
Rachel E. (Brubaker) Morse

spouse:
Virginia F. Garbison

children:
Ellen Morse (Mistress Donald Yokel)

Jeanne Morse