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James Francis Fogarty

utility corporation executive.

James Francis Fogarty, American utility corporation executive. Member National Industrial Conference Board; member Business Advisory Council, unites states department of Commerce.

Background

Fogarty, James Francis was born on March 16, 1888 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph G. and Alicia (Kearney) Fogarty.

Education

Educated DeWitt Clinton High School, New York City. 1899-1901. Eastman’s Business College, 1901-1902.

Career

Began as stenographer with The North American Company, 1902, assistant secretary, 1910-1912, secretary, 1912-1923, vice president, 1923-1934, president, 1934-1939, chairman of the executive and finance committee, 1939-1949, director 1914-1949, member of executive committee, 1927-1949. Chairman of finance committee, director Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company. Director Detroit Edison Company, Long Island Trust Company, Carriers & General Corporation.

Membership

Member National Industrial Conference Board. Member Business Advisory Council, unites states department of Commerce. Clubs: Recess, Economic, Union League (New York City).

Connections

Married Marion E. O’Brien, October 4, 1922. Children: James Francis, Robert.

father:
Joseph G. Fogarty

mother:
Alicia (Kearney) Fogarty

spouse:
Marion E. O’Brien

children:
James Francis Fogarty

Robert Fogarty