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John A. Roosevelt

investment executive.

John A. Roosevelt, American investment executive. Decorated Bronze Star. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.; Member American Legion, Holland Society New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Huguenot Society American, St. Nicholas Society New York.

Background

Roosevelt, John A. was born on March 13, 1916 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Franklin D. and Eleanor (Roosevelt) Roosevelt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1938.

Career

With William Filene’s Sons Company, Boston, 1938-1941, Grayson-Robinson Stores, Inc., Los Angeles, 1946-1948. With Roosevelt, Lee, Magee, Inc., Beverly Hills, California, 1953-1961. Senior vice-president, director Bache Halsey Stuart Shields Inc.

Trustee Eisenhower Exchange.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946. Member American Legion, Holland Society New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Huguenot Society American, St. Nicholas Society New York. Clubs: Leash, Racquet and Tennis (New York City).

Connections

Married Irene Boyd McAlpin, 1965. Children by previous marriage: Haven C., Anne S. Roosevelt Gibson, Joan L. Roosevelt Schoonmaker.

father:
Franklin D. Roosevelt

mother:
Eleanor (Roosevelt) Roosevelt

spouse:
Irene Boyd McAlpin