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James S. Ogsbury

business executive.

James S. Ogsbury, business executive. Mason.; Club: Country (North Hempstead).

Background

Ogsbury, James S. was born on January 22, 1882 in Voorheesville, New York, United States. Son of Junius D. and Anna M. (Ostrander) Ogsbury.

Education

Clerk New York Central and Hudson Railway Company, 1898-1900. Junior official American Tobacco Company, 1900-1909. Comptroller, treasurer, manager International Business Machines.

1910-1933; general manager scale div. Hobart Manufacturing Company, 1933-1934. Vice president, Whitman and Barnes, 1935.

President general manager, director Fairchild Aviation Corporation since 1936. President, director Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation. Treasurer, director Fairchild Aerial Surveys, Inc.

Career

General manager scale div. Hobart Mfg; president general manager, dir.

Works

  • Author of short articles. Inventor of several patented articles, improvements on tabulating machines, computing scales, time recorders.

Membership

Mason.; Club: Country (North Hempstead).

Connections

Married Florence Noone, October 10, 1906. Children: Alva B. (Mistress.

father:
Junius D. Ogsbury

mother:
Anna M. (Ostrander) Ogsbury

spouse:
Florence Noone

child:
Alva B. (Mrs Ogsbury