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Walter Ledyard Todd

manufacturer executive.

Walter Ledyard Todd, American manufacturer executive. Member of Executive Committee New York State Young Men's Christian Association; Member Rochester Chamber of Commerce (president, 1948).

Background

Todd, Walter Ledyard was born on May 6, 1886 in Gettysburg, South Dakota, United States. Son of George Walter and Grace (Ledyard) Todd.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell, 1909. Associate with The Todd Company, Inc., Rochester, New York, since 1909, successivley sales manager, general manager, president, chairman board, since 1946, consultant Burroughs Corporation division. Trustee Rochester Savings Bank, Security Trust Company.

Director Rochester Gas & Elec. Corporation, Stromberg Carlson Telephone Manufacturing Company, Widmer Wine Cellars, Inc., Naples, New New York Director bureau of Municipal Research, Rochester Community Chest, Hillside Children’s Centre (president 1951), Navy League of the United States Trustee Cornell Univercity, Rochester Institute Technology, Rochester the Young Women's Christian Association (also member of advisory board Young Men’s Christian Association), Convention and Publicity Bureau.

Career

Director Rochester Gas & Elec.

Membership

Member of Executive Committee New York State Young Men's Christian Association. Member Rochester Chamber of Commerce (president, 1948). Clubs: University, Cornell (New York City).

Connections

father:
George Walter Todd

mother:
Grace (Ledyard) Todd