Gaston Plantiff was born September 25, 1874 in Belchertown, Massachusetts. He worked for Ford Motor Company from 1905,and was New York Branch Manager from 1913 to 1929. He was a trusted employee and friend of Henry Ford; he and his wife visited socially with the Fords on a regular basis.
From the description of Gaston Plantiff papers, 1905-1931 (bulk 1920-1930) (The Henry Ford). WorldCat record id: 68103848