Hay, Southard, 1875-1951,

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Purchasing agent, Harbison-Walker Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., 1909-1903; Vice-president, treasurer, director, Cuthbert Bros. Co., construction engineers, 1905-1927; published numerous articles in Yale Scientific Monthly, and Class Reunion Record.

From the description of Southard Hay autograph collection, 1750-1885 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702204813

Purchasing agent, Harbison-Walker Co., Pittsburgh, Pa., 1909-1903; Vice-president, treasurer, director, Cuthbert Bros. Co., construction engineers, 1905-1927; published numerous articles in Yale Scientific Monthly, and Class Reunion Record.

SOUTHARD HAY, Ph. B. 1901. Born January 24, 1875, Allegheny City, Pa.; died July 31, 1951.

Parents, Malcolm and Virginia Eleanor (Southard) Hay. Yale relatives include: John Chambers Humbird, '01S (brother-in-law); John Stewart Henderson, '13S (nephew); John Stewart Henderson, Jr., '38 (grandnephew); Robert A. McLaughlin, '38 (son-in-law).

Shadyside Academy; Phillips-Andover. Select course; Class deacon, Freshman, Junior, Senior years; deacon, University Church; Freshman, Apollo Glee Clubs; chairman, Yale Scientific Monthly, Senior year; Class Book historian; Class secretary; president, Berkeley Assn.; Shadyside Academy Club; Sheff. Debating Society; Book and Snake.

Purchasing agent, Harbison-Walker Co., fire brick manufacturers, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1901-1903; secretary-treasurer, Standard Construction Co., 1903-1905; vice-president, treasurer, director, Cuthbert Bros. Co Inc., construction engineers, 1905-1927, president, 1927; World War I, deputy, Fuel Administration, Pittsburgh District, 1918, Pittsburgh Committee for Collection of Intelligence Material: special deputy as agent, Commonwealth of Pa., secretary of banking, in possession, Pittsburgh-American Bank & Trust Co., 1932; director, Dept. of Public Welfare, Pittsburgh, 1934; organizer, partner, Bristol Metal. Products, sales engineers, manufacturers representatives; member, Local Draft Board, No. 7, Pitts-burgh; numerous articles published, Yale Scientific Monthly, Class Reunion Record; member, Red Cross, board of managers, Children's Hospital, Pittsburgh, board of incorporators, Homewood Cemetery, "City and Borough Relations Committee", Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce vestry, Trinity Episcopal Church, board of trustees, diocese of Pittsburgh, Fellowship Lodge No. 679, F. & A. M., Society of War of 1812, Sons of the American Revolution, Fox Chapel Golf Club, Pittsburgh Golf Club; Duquesne Club, Keystone Athletic Club, Mory's Assn., New Haven, Pittsburgh Club, Democratic Party; president, 1901-1951, Class of 'O1S, acting secretary, 1949-50; Alumni Fund agent, 1901-1902; executive committee, Yale Engineering Assn., 1923-1924, district vice-president, Pittsburgh; head, Yale-in-China Committee, 1925; governor, Yale Publishing Assn., 1922-1927; chairman, 1931 Reunion Committee;. member, executive committee, 1939-1941; vice-president, treasurer, president, Yale Club of Pittsburgh; assistant-treasurer, Associated Western Clubs; executive committee, Yale Alumni Assn., Western Pa.; Yale Scholarship Trust Committee, Pittsburgh; member, Class Employment, Class Scholarship, Class Sons and Daughters, Class Life Fund Committees; member, Graduates Club of New Haven, University Club of Pittsburgh, Yale Club of New York.

Married (1) April 21, 1906, Pittsburgh, Pa., Eleanor Humbird (St. Margaret's School, Waterbury, Conn.), daughter of James Smith and Emma Barlow (Chambers) Humbird. Children: Malcolm, '30 (LL. B. Univ. Pa.); Eleanor Southard (Mrs. Robert Allen McLaughlin). Mrs. Hay died 1937. Married (2) August 2, 1941, Pittsburgh, Pa., Florence Anna Ambler, sister of Sarah Eliza Ambler.

From Yale University Obituary Record, 1951-1952.

From the guide to the Southard Hay autograph collection, 1750-1885, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Hay, Southard, 1875-1951,. Southard Hay autograph collection, 1750-1885 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Southard Hay autograph collection, 1750-1885 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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Relation Name
associatedWith Baldwin, Henry, 1780-1844. person
associatedWith Beatty, John, 1749-1826. person
associatedWith Bethune, George Washington, 1805-1862. person
associatedWith Biddle, Clement, 1740-1814. person
associatedWith Bigler, William, 1814-1880. person
associatedWith Bloomfield, Joseph, d. 1823. person
associatedWith Boudinot, Elias, 1740-1821. person
associatedWith Brown, Aaron Venable, 1795-1856. person
associatedWith Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881. person
associatedWith Calhoun, John Caldwell, 1782-1850. person
associatedWith Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866. person
associatedWith Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873. person
associatedWith Cobb, Howell, 1815-1868. person
associatedWith Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834. person
associatedWith Davenport, Franklin, 1755-1832. person
associatedWith Dayton, Jonathan, 1760-1824. person
associatedWith Findlay, William, 1768-1846. person
associatedWith Fitzsimons, Thomas, 1741-1811. person
associatedWith Franklin, William, 1730-1813. person
associatedWith Godey, Louis Antoine, 1804-1878. person
associatedWith Haines, Daniel, 1801-1877. person
associatedWith Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804. person
associatedWith Hamilton, James, ca. 1710-1783. person
associatedWith Hancock, John, 1737-1793. person
associatedWith Hendricks, Thomas Andrews, 1819-1885. person
associatedWith Higbee, Joseph. person
associatedWith Higbee, Joseph. person
associatedWith Hoffman, Josiah Ogden, 1766-1837. person
associatedWith Hornblower, Joseph Coerten, 1777-1864. person
associatedWith Howell, Richard, 1754-1802. person
associatedWith Ingham, Samuel Delucenna, 1779-1860. person
associatedWith Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875. person
associatedWith Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882. person
associatedWith Livingston, William, 1723-1790. person
associatedWith Marcy, William Learned, 1786-1857. person
associatedWith Marshall, John, 1755-1835. person
associatedWith McClelland, Robert, 1807-1880. person
associatedWith McCulloch, Hugh, 1808-1895. person
associatedWith McKean, Thomas, 1734-1817. person
associatedWith McLane, Louis, 1786-1857. person
associatedWith Meredith, William Morris, 1799-1873. person
associatedWith Mifflin, Thomas, 1744-1800. person
associatedWith Morris, Robert, 1734-1806. person
associatedWith Nicholas, Wilson Cary, 1761-1820. person
associatedWith Ogden, David A., 1770-1829. person
associatedWith Pendleton, Nathaniel, 1756-1821. person
associatedWith Pennington, William Sandford, 1757-1826. person
associatedWith Reed, Joseph, 1741-1785. person
associatedWith Ross, James, 1762-1847. person
associatedWith Rush, Richard, 1780-1859. person
associatedWith Seeley, Elias P., 1791-1846. person
associatedWith Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872. person
associatedWith Taney, Roger Brooke, 1777-1864. person
associatedWith Thompson, Smith, 1768-1843. person
associatedWith Tilghman, Edward, 1750-1815. person
associatedWith Troup, Robert, 1757-1832. person
associatedWith Vroom, Peter Dumont, 1791-1873. person
associatedWith Williamson, Issac Halstead, 1769-1844. person
associatedWith Wolcott, Oliver, 1760-1833. person
associatedWith Wolf, George, 1777-1840. person
associatedWith Woodward, George Washington, 1809-1875. person
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New York (State)
New York (State)
New Jersey


Birth 1875

Death 1951

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