Log In

Murray Sargent

business executive.

Murray Sargent, business executive. Member American Hardware Manufacturers Association (vice president, 1919-1920), Greater New York Hospital Association (president, 1947-1948), St. Andrews Society of New New York.

Background

Sargent, Murray was born on August 30, 1884 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. Son of Henry Bradford and Harriet Amelia (Oaks) Sargent.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale 1905.

Career

With Sargent and Company, manufacturers since 1907, secretary, 1917-1935, director, 1927-1947, president, 1942-1944, Chairman of the Board since 1944. Director 1st National Bank, New Haven, Connecticut, 1927-1934. Administrator New York Hospital, 1934-1944, director, 1945-1948, honorary member of the Board of Governors, Society New York Hospital, since 1948.

Trustee Associate Hospital Service (Blue Cross Plan), 1945-1956, Chief of hardware and handtool section War Industries Board, Washington, World War I. President Blood Transfusion Association. Honorary trustee Knickerbocker Hospital, New York City, since 1950.

Membership

Member American Hardware Manufacturers Association (vice president, 1919-1920), Greater New York Hospital Association (president, 1947-1948), St. Andrews Society of New New York. Clubs: Yale, University (New York).

Connections

Married Mary Hale Cunningham, January 18, 1913. Children: Murray, James Cunningham, Henry Bradford, John Moffat.

father:
Henry Bradford Sargent

mother:
Harriet Amelia (Oaks) Sargent

spouse:
Mary Hale Cunningham

children:
Murray Sargent

James Cunningham Sargent

Henry Bradford Sargent

John Moffat Sargent