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George Livingston Draffan

business executive.

George Livingston Draffan, business executive. member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company.; Served as; member industry section Regional W.L.B., Cleveland, 1945. Trustee Richland County Foundation, Mansfield; Mason.

Background

Draffan, George Livingston was born on March 1, 1898 in Buffalo, New York, United States. Son of James Nathaniel and Grace (McClintock) Draffan.

Education

Educational public schools of Buffalo and East Aurora, New York.

Career

Advertising apprentice, Roycroft, village, East Aurora New York, 1914-1915. Copywriter and assistant advertising manager, Ohio Brass Company, March 1916-1925, assistant to general sales manager, 1925-1928, general sales manager, 1928-1930, secretary and director of sales, 1930-1933, vice president, 1933-1938, executive vice president, 1938-1946, president Ohio Brass Company and its subsidiaries, and Canadian Ohio Brass Company, 1946-1956, Chairman of the Board, since 1956, director, since 1930, member Executive Committee, since 1938. President, director and member Executive Committee Richland Hotel Company, Mansfield, O., president, director Trimble Properties, Incorporated.

Vice-president, director Harry S. Black Company, Mansfield. Member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company.

Membership

Member executive committee and director of Farmers Savings & Trust Company. Served as; member industry section Regional W.L.B., Cleveland, 1945. Trustee Richland County Foundation, Mansfield.

Mason.; Clubs: The Electrical Manufacturers (New York City).

Connections

Married Eleanor Pearce Black, July 3, 1918. Children: Spencer Black, Marion Elise, James Nathaniel, Frances Eleanor.

father:
James Nathaniel Draffan

mother:
Grace (McClintock) Draffan

spouse:
Eleanor Pearce Black

children:
Spencer Black Draffan

Marion Elise Draffan

James Nathaniel Draffan

Frances Eleanor Draffan