John Sherman Hoyt



From Who's Who in America, Volume III 1951-1960, Marquis, Chicago, 1960


HOYT, John Sherman, manufacturer, scout executive; born New York City, July 29, 1869; son of Alfred M. and Rose E. (Reese) Hoyt; graduated St. Paul's School, Concord, NH, 1888; graduated Columbia School of Mines, 1890; LLD, 1930; married Ethel Phelps Stokes, 1905; Director and member of the executive board of the American Car and Foundry Company; one of the original founders, trustee, vice president of the Boy Scouts of America; Conglist; clubs: Down Town Association, Union League (NYC); home: Darien, CT; office: rare, Boy Scouts of America. 2 Park Avenue, NYC; died March 30, 1954