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Horace Sayford Ford, American corporation executive. Member American Academy Arts and Sciences.


Ford, Horace Sayford was born on January 9, 1885 in Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Frederick Eugene and Marilla Frances (Elwell) Ford.


Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, 1953.


March 1956); children—Horace Sayford, Philip. Bank clerk, teller Old Colony Trust Company, Boston, 1902-1911, assistant cashier, 1911-1914. Bursar Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1914-1934, treasurer, 1934-1950, now life member corporation, chairman finance committee, member building and development coms.

Incorporated, director, member Executive Committee American Research & Development Corporation, Godfrey L. Cabot, Inc., Boston. Director, member executive investment and pension coms. Liberty Mutual Insurance Company (Boston), Arthur D. Little, Inc.

(Cambridge); director, member investment committee Liberty Mutual Fire Insurance Company (Boston). Director Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company (Cleveland). Trustee George Putnam Fund, Bond Investment Trust of America (Boston), Sixty Trust (Providence).

Adviser Gas Industries Fund (Boston). Trustee, member investment and pension coms. Worcester Foundation Experimental Biology, Museum Science, Boston.

Life member trustee, member investment and development coms. Middlebury (Vermont) College, Brooks Hospital, Brookline.


Member American Academy Arts and Sciences. Clubs: Union, Commercial, Merchants, Thursday Evening (Boston).


Married Mary Frances Currier, June 4, 1907 (deceased. Children: Horace Sayford, Philip.

Frederick Eugene Ford

Marilla Frances (Elwell) Ford

Mary Frances Currier

Horace Sayford Ford

Philip Ford