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Frank Russell Valpey

automotive parts manufacturer.

Frank Russell Valpey, American automotive parts manufacturer. Member American Ordnance Association, Society Automotive Engineers, Detroit Engineering Society.

Background

Valpey, Frank Russell was born on January 23, 1889 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Henry Hodges and Janet Emily (Carr) K.

Education

Student Detroit U., International Corresponding Schools.

Career

Factory representative Willys-Overland Company, Toledo, 1914-1925. Assistant general sales manager Dodge Brothers, Detroit, 1925-1928. Vice-president, director Graham Paige Motor Car Company, 1928-1938.

With Standard Products Company, Cleveland, from 1940, secretary, vice president, 1945-1950, president, from 1958, also director Past adviser for Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky Small Business Administration.

Membership

Member American Ordnance Association, Society Automotive Engineers, Detroit Engineering Society. Clubs: Detroit Athletic, Recess (Detroit).

Connections

Married Ethel Ellen Sheridan, February 5, 1916. Children: Grant R. (United States Army), Robert G. (United States Air Force).

father:
Henry Hodges K.

mother:
Janet Emily (Carr) K.

spouse:
Ethel Ellen Sheridan

children:
Grant R. Valpey (United States Army)

Robert G. Valpey (United States Air Force)