Walter M. Jeffords, Sr.
|Walter M. Jeffords|
|Born||August 8, 1883
|Died||September 28, 1960 (aged 77)
Glen Riddle, Pennsylvania,
|Known for||Exemplar of Racing,
Board member of
|National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, Thoroughbred Club of America|
|Spouse(s)||Sarah Dobson Fiske|
|Children||Walter M. Jeffords, Jr.|
Walter Morrison Jeffords, Sr. (August 8, 1883 - September 28, 1960) was a successful Investment banker and owner/breeder of Thoroughbred racehorses who, in partnership with his wife's uncle, Samuel Riddle, purchased and operated Faraway Farm near Lexington Kentucky where they stood Man o' War.
His former estate is now Ridley Creek State Park.
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