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Howard T. Brinton, American corporation executive. Decorated Knight of Malta, Knight Equestrian Order Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem. member of the board St. Josephs Hospital; Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering.


Brinton, Howard T. was born on March 18, 1897 in New York City. Son of George and Mary E. (Atley) Brinton.


Educational public schools, Yonkers, New York.


1 daughter, Jane M. Deacon. Joined Phelps Dodge Copper Products Corporation, New York City, 1912, sales manager, 1932-1937, vice president, 1937-1952, president 1952-1962, Chairman of the Board chief Executive officer, since 1962. President, director Phelps Dodge Electronic Products Corporation, Phelps Dodge Copper Products Corporation P.R., United States Underseas Cable Corporation, Hydrospace Services, Inc.

Chairman of the Board, director Phelps Dodge Copper Products International Corporation, Phelps Dodge Aluminum Products Corporation. Director Lee Brothers Corporation, MacKenzie Walton Company, Inc., Phelps Dodge Sales Company, Inc., Phelps Dodge Corporation President Walter Kempner Foundation, Durham, North Carolina.


Member of the board St. Josephs Hospital. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering. Clubs: Union League, Bankers, Pinnacle, Lotos (New York City).


Married Catharine Murphy, June 10, 1923.

George Brinton

Mary E. (Atley) Brinton

Catharine Murphy