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Richard Dewey Connington, American corporate financial executive, director. National chairman Rockefeller Volumes, 1973—1976; chairman Montclair Young Representatives, 1959—1961; president Montclair Republican Club, 1961—1962; vice chairman Essex County Republican Committee, 1962; Member of Montauk Club, Onteora Club, University, Turks Head Club (Providence), Newcomen Club.


Connington, Richard Dewey was born on May 9, 1931 in Hillside, New Jersey, United States. Son of Herbert James and Mildred (Dewey) Connington.


AB, Columbia University, 1953. Student, Seton Hall University, 1957.


Assistant secretary Hanover Bank, New York, 1956—1961, Manufacturers Hanover Trust, 1961—1962. Assistant vice president Citizens Savings Bank, Providence, 1962—1964, Citizens Trust Company, 1962—1964. Vice president Harbor National Bank, Boston, 1964—1965, senior vice president, member executive committee, 1965—1967, director.

Executive vice president Central State Bank, New York City, 1967—1968. Chairman executive committee, director Island Pond National Bank, Vermont, 1967—1970. President, director Dewey, Irwin & Company, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1970, chairman, since 1971.

Chairman finance committee, director Acron Corporation, Lakewood, New Jersey, 1971—1977, president, 1974—1976, chairman, 1976—1977. Director, chairman finance committee Artium Inc., Roselle, 1973—1977. Chairman Norca Corporation, 1976—1977.

Chairman, president, director TELESAVE Corporation, New York City, since 1976. Executive vice president, director Charter Group International, Inc., since 1978, London, since 1978, Fiduciary Life Assurance Company, since 1982. Director Providence & Worcester Railroad Company, 1964—1968, vice president, 1965—1966, chairman finance committee, 1965—1968, chairman executive committee, 1966—1968.

Director organization and planning Computer Applications, Incorporated, New York York City, 1968—1970, vice president, 1969—1970. Secretary-treasurer, director Pelham Management Systems, Incorporated, New York York City, since 1970. Treasurer, director Venture Management Corporation, Middletown, New Jersey, since 1971.

Managing partner Telesecurity Consultant, since 1977. With United States Army, 1954-1956.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Information Management Through Data Processing, 1980.


National chairman Rockefeller Volumes, 1973—1976. Chairman Montclair Young Representatives, 1959—1961. President Montclair Republican Club, 1961—1962.

Vice chairman Essex County Republican Committee, 1962. Member of Montauk Club, Onteora Club, University, Turks Head Club (Providence), Newcomen Club.


Married Florence Kerber Connington, June 24, 1954 (divorced May 1978). Children: Hilary F., Harry C., Onita C., Richard. Married Grace Evans Connington, August 19, 1978.

Herbert James Connington

Mildred (Dewey) Connington

Florence Kerber Connington

Grace Evans Connington

Hilary F. Connington

Harry C. Connington

Onita C. Connington

Richard Connington