J. Griswold Webb
In 1912, he went with a fellow student by car from New York City to Vancouver, a then unprecedented adventure. He graduated from Harvard University in 1913. On May 16, 1914, he married Anne Pendleton Rogers (1894–1983), and they had two children: John Griswold Webb (born 1916) and Leila Griswold Webb (born 1920).
He was a member of the New York State Senate (28th D.) from 1923 until his death in 1934, sitting in the 146th, 147th, 148th, 149th, 150th, 151st, 152nd, 153rd, 154th, 155th, 156th and 157th New York State Legislature; and was Chairman of the Special Joint Legislative Committee on Aviation from 1928 to 1934.
US Minister to Brazil James Watson Webb (1802–1884) and Congressman John Augustus Griswold (1818–1872) were his grandfathers; Civil War general Alexander S. Webb (1835–1911) and railroad executive William Seward Webb MD (1851–1926) were his uncles.
- CODMAN—WEBB in NYT on October 9, 1904
- STUDENTS ON LONG TRIP in NYT on June 23, 1912
- MISS ANNE ROGERS BRIDE AT HYDE PARK in NYT on May 17, 1914
- "J. Griswold Webb, Legislator, Dead. State Senator, 43, Succumbs at His Hyde Park Estate After a Long Illness. Head Of Aviation Board". New York Times. May 6, 1934. (subscription required (. ))
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