Log In

Robert Ashton Lawrence

Investment company executive

Robert Ashton Lawrence, American investment company executive. Trustee Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1979-1980, Noble and Grenborough School, Dedham, Massachusetts, 1970-1978, president board trustees. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1951, Korea.

Background

Lawrence, Robert Ashton was born on August 11, 1926 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward and Frances Wilcox (Gaither) Lawrence.

Education

AB, Yale University, 1947.

Career

Salesman Estabrook & Company, Boston, 1947-1953. Vice president Loomis Sayles, Boston, Philadelphia, 1967-1985. Partner State Street Research & Management Company, Boston, since 1960, Saltonstall & Company, Boston, since 1980.

Board directors Affiliated Publications, Boston, McCaw Cellular Communications, Kirkland, Washington, Fifty Associates, Boston, various mutual funds, Boston.

Membership

Trustee Wellesley (Massachusetts) College, 1979-1980, Noble and Grenborough School, Dedham, Massachusetts, 1970-1978, president board trustees. Captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1951, Korea.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, tennis.

Connections

Married Patricia Perrin, March 20, 1948. Children: Robert Ashton Junior, John P., George W., Frances G.

father:
Edward Lawrence

mother:
Frances Wilcox (Gaither) Lawrence

spouse:
Patricia Perrin

children:
Robert Ashton Junior Lawrence

John P. Lawrence

George W. Lawrence

Frances G. Lawrence