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Frank Davies Newbury

economist

Frank Davies Newbury, American economist.

Background

Newbury, Frank Davies was born on June 9, 1880 in Brooklyn. Son of Henry Fitch and Anna Eliza (McAllister) Newbury.

Education

Mechanical Engineering, Cornell, 1901.

Career

With Westinghouse Electric Corporation from 1901, design engineer, 1903-1907, section engineer power div., 1907-1911, div. engineer, 1911-1920, manager power engineering department, 1920-1930, general manager machinery engineering, 1931-1935, assistant to vice president, 1935-1937, economist from 1937, manager new products div., 1938-1947, manager emergency products div., 1940, vice president, 1941-1947, director, 1946-1947, consultant economist from 1947. Assistant secretary defense Department Defense, Washington, 1953-1957. Director National Securties and Research Corporation, New York City Trustee Chatauqua (New York) Institute.

Connections

Married Mary Grace Lincoln, August 28, 1907. Children: Constance (deceased), Paul Lincoln, Marshall McAllister (deceased).

father:
Henry Fitch Newbury

mother:
Anna Eliza (McAllister) Newbury

spouse:
Mary Grace Lincoln

children:
Constance Newbury (deceased)

Paul Lincoln Newbury

Marshall McAllister Newbury (deceased)