Biography of Howard A. Coffin
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COFFIN, Howard Aldridge, manager Detroit branch Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.; born, Middleboro, Mass., June 11, 1877; son of George H. and Jenny C. (Guild) Coffin; graduated Vermont Academy, 1895; A.B., Brown University, 1901; married, Oct. 4, 1904, Abbie Sweetland Ghodey, of Providence, R. I.; 3 children: Richard Guild, Carolyn, Dean Fiske. With Philadelphia branch, Ginn & Co., publishers, 1901-10; came to Detroit, 1911; general auditor Warren Motor Car Co., 1911-Dec. 1, 1912; manager at Detroit of Firestone Tire & Rubber Co. of New York, manufacturers automobile tires, since Dec. 1, 1912. Trustee Vermont Academy, Saxtons River, Vt. Baptist. Member Chi Phi, Phi Beta Kappa. Club: Wolverine Automobile. Recreations: golf and tenths. Office: Canfield and Woodward Ayes. Residence: 124 Medbury Ave.

From:
The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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