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Investment company executive

George Frederick Bennett, American investment company executive. Member Pi Eta.

Background

Bennett, George Frederick was born on August 16, 1911 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Wallace Cherrington and Lois E. (Williams) Bennett.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Harvard, 1933.

Career

With, First Boston Corporation, Boston, 1934-1937; With, Newton, Abbe & Company, Boston, 1937-1943; with, State Street Research & Management Company, Boston, since 1943; partner, State Street Research & Management Company, since 1946. Chairman State St. Exchange Fund, Boston. President State St. Investment Corporation, Boston, Federal St. Fund, Inc., Boston.

Director Campbell Taggert, Inc., Dallas, Middle South Utilities, Inc., New York City, N.E. Electric System, Hewlett Packard Company, Palo Alto, California, Florida Power & Light Company, Miami, Ford Motor Company, Detroit, John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company, Boston, Hanna Mining Company, Cleveland Treasurer Harvard University, Harvard-Yenching Institute. Trustee Wheaton (Illinois) College, Rockefeller U., Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, Committee Economics Development, Washington.

Membership

Member Pi Eta. Clubs: Harvard (Boston and New York City). Union (Boston); Links (New York City).

Connections

Married Helen F. Brigham, October 25, 1935. Children— Peter C., George Frederick, Robert B.

father:
Wallace Cherrington Bennett

mother:
Lois E. (Williams) Bennett

spouse:
Helen F. Brigham

child:
Robert B. Bennett

child:
George Frederick Bennett

child:
Peter C. Bennett