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James Boyd Porter

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James Boyd Porter, American marketing company executive. Delaware Republican state convention, Dallas, 1980. Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. Member of Yale (Dallas) (treasurer 1980-1982); Seattle Yacht.

Background

Porter, James Boyd was born on March 21, 1931 in St. Louis. Son of Graham Cummings and Lottie May (Bose) Porter.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1953.

Career

Salesman Owens-Corning Fiberglas, Dallas, 1955-1960. Regional sales manager Fibreboard Paper Products, Seattle, 1960-1964. Sales manager Murray B. Marsh Company, 1964-1966.

District manager Certain-Teed St. Gobain, Jacksonville, Florida, 1966-1967. Principal Great Western Sales Agents, Dallas, from 1967.

Membership

Delaware Republican state convention, Dallas, 1980. Served with United States Army, 1953-1955. Member of Yale (Dallas) (treasurer 1980-1982).

Seattle Yacht.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Boating.

Connections

Married Patricia Elaine Smith, April 25, 1959. Children: Lisa May, Barry Graham, Jamie Lynn.

father:
Graham Cummings Porter

mother:
Lottie May (Bose) Porter

spouse:
Patricia Elaine Smith

child:
Lisa May Porter

child:
Barry Graham Porter

child:
Jamie Lynn Porter