Biography of Clayton S. Ingison
Oswego County, NY Biographies





Clayton S. Ingison, who is Scout Executive of Oswego County Council, Boy Scouts of America, is a representative and widely known citizen of the community. He is a native of New York, born at Baldwinsville, Feb. 27, 1899, the son of Fred G. and Ella B. (Taylor) Ingison.

Fred G. Ingison lives at Fayetteville, N. Y. He was born at Syracuse and has spent practically his entire life at Fayetteville. He is an iron moulder by trade. Mr. Ingison is a Republican and holds membership in the Methodist Church. His wife is a native of Fayetteville. Their children are: 1. Clayton S., the subject of this sketch. 2. Fredella, died in 1925 at the age of 21 years. She was a junior at Syracuse University at the time of her death.

The boyhood of Clayton S. Incision was spent at Fayetteville, and he attended the public schools there. In 1926 he received the degree of Bachelor of Science in Physical Education at Syracuse University. He taught school at Weedsport, N. Y., in 1925-26, while a student at the university. In February, 1926, he went to Nassau County, Long Island, as field scout executive of Nassau County. He was transferred to Rochester, N. Y., in 1928, and in November, 1930, came to Oswego to assume his present duties as Scout Executive.

On June 15, 1926, Mr. Ingison was united in marriage with Miss Doris C. Boggs, of Syracuse, N. Y., the daughter of Frank and Jennie L. (Jilson) Boggs. The former died in 1924 and the latter in 1921. Both are buried in Syracuse. Mr. and Mrs. Ingison have two sons: 1. Robert Alfred, born April 15, 1927. 2. Malcolm Stanley, born Feb. 5, 1930.

Mr. Ingison is a Republican, a member of Grace Presbyterian Church, and belongs to the Rotary Club, Leather Stocking Club, and Phi Kappa Psi fraternity at Syracuse University.

Mr. Ingison enlisted in the U. S. Navy during the World War and was in the service from August until December, 1918.

From:

The North Country
A History, Embracing
Jefferson, St. Lawrence, Oswego, Lewis
and Franklin Counties, New York.
By: Harry F. Landon
Historical Publishing Company
Indianopolis, Indiana 1932


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