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Lewis Arthur Cushman

bakeries company executive.

Lewis Arthur Cushman, American bakeries company executive. Member Mayflower Descendants, Colonial Wars, St. Nicholas Societies.

Background

Cushman, Lewis Arthur was born on December 17, 1898 in New York City. Son of Lewis Arthur and Kathleen Margaret (Taylor) Cushman.

Education

Student Browning School, New York City.

Career

Established Purity Bakeries Corporation, became director, 1924, president, chairman, 1939, established American Bakeries Company, Atlanta, became chairman, 1927, merged the two companies into American Bakeries Company (Delaware), 1953, since Chairman of the Board. Director Cushman’s Sons, Inc.

Membership

Member Mayflower Descendants, Colonial Wars, St. Nicholas Societies. Clubs: Racquet and Tennis, Downtown, Links (New York City).

Connections

Married Martha-Bryan Allen, May 24, 1926. Children: Lewis Arthur, Amanda.

father:
Lewis Arthur Cushman

mother:
Kathleen Margaret (Taylor) Cushman

spouse:
Martha-Bryan Allen

children:
Lewis Arthur Cushman

Amanda Cushman