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Francis Douglas Cochrane

oil industry executive , investment banker

Francis Douglas Cochrane, oil industry executive, investment banker.

Background

Cochrane, Francis Douglas was born on June 28, 1877 in Prides Crossing, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Alexander and Mary Russell (Sullivan) Cochrane.

Education

Preparatory education Groton (Massachusetts) School. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1899.

Career

Began as clerk with Stone & Webster, 1900. With Eastern Exploration Company, 1903-1906. Then with Cochrane Chemical Company.

Founder Cochrane, Harper & Company, investment bankers. Later Chairman of the Board N.E. Oil Refining Company Home: 257 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston Master of Arts*‡.

Connections

Married Ramelle McKay Frost, of Charleston, South Carolina., December 17, 1908. Children: Alexander, Mary McKay, Ramelle, F. Douglas.

father:
Alexander Cochrane

mother:
Mary Russell (Sullivan) Cochrane

spouse:
Ramelle McKay Frost

children:
Alexander Cochrane

Mary McKay Cochrane

Ramelle Cochrane

F. Douglas Cochrane