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Russell Thorn Pancoast

architect

Russell Thorn Pancoast, American architect. member Florida Association Architects (past president), Florida State Board Architecture (past president), Phi Kappa Psi.; Member Society Friends.; Club: Miami.

Background

Pancoast, Russell Thorn was born on February 13, 1899 in Merchantville, New Jersey, United States. Son of Thomas J. and Katharine Rogers (Collins) Pancoast.

Education

Student George School, 1915-1918. Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell, 1922.

Career

Architectural draftsman, 1922. Principal architl. firms, Pancoast & Sibert, 1926-1927. Russell T. Pancaost, 1927-1942, 44-47, Russell T. Pancoast & Associates, 1947-1954, Pancoast, Ferendino, Skeels & Burnham, 1954-1963, Pancoast, Ferendino, Grafton & Skeels, 1964-1967, Pancaost, Ferendino & Grafton, 1967-1972.

Director United National Bank. Miami Beach First National Bank. City planner City of Plantation, Florida, also member zoning board.

Membership

Member Florida Association Architects (past president), Florida State Board Architecture (past president), Phi Kappa Psi. Member Society Friends. Club: Miami.

Connections

Married Katherine Bennett French, September 29, 1923. Children: Martha French, Lester Collins.

father:
Thomas J. Pancoast

mother:
Katharine Rogers (Collins) Pancoast

spouse:
Katherine Bennett French

children:
Martha French Pancoast

Lester Collins Pancoast