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Samuel Bayard Colgate

consumer products company executive

Samuel Bayard Colgate, American consumer products company executive.

Background

Colgate, Samuel Bayard was born on April 4, 1898 in Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Sidney Morse and Caroline Bayard (Dod) Colgate.

Education

Student Hill School, Pottstown, Pennsylvania, 1914-1917. Yale, 1922.

Career

1 son, Austen; married second, Angele Beatrice McHenry, June, 1946. Began with Colgate & Company, 1921, continuing with successor companies Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Company and Colgate-Palmolive Company, member executive committee, 1928-1933, vice president, 1928-1929, president, 1933-1938, Chairman of the Board, since 1938. Director Yale and Towne Manufacturing Company, United States Pipe & Foundry.

Trustee Colgate University.

Membership

Clubs: Yale, Explorers, Pinnacle.

Connections

Married Anne Burr (divorced), October 4, 1924.; married second, Angele Beatrice McHenry, June, 1946.

father:
Sidney Morse Colgate

mother:
Caroline Bayard (Dod) Colgate

spouses:
Anne Burr

Angele Beatrice McHenry