|Birth: ||Oct. 23, 1915|
|Death: ||Aug. 2, 1991|
The Benton Courier, Friday, August 9, 1991
Cornelius Van Schaak Roosevelt, a grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt and former Central Intelligence Agency official, died August 2 of a heart attack in his home. He was 75.
Roosevelt was also an engineer and business executive who worked in China, an art collector and amateur archaeologist. A Navy veteran, he had traveled the world from Haiti to the Red Sea as a scuba diving instructor.
A native of New York, he attended Harvard University and was graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He joined the CIA in Washington in 1952.
Theodore Roosevelt (1887 - 1944)
Eleanor Butler Alexander Roosevelt (1888 - 1960)
Grace Green Roosevelt McMillian (1911 - 1993)*
Theodore Roosevelt (1914 - 2001)*
Cornelius Van Schaak Roosevelt (1915 - 1991)
Quentin Roosevelt (1919 - 1948)*
Created by: Freida Karen
Record added: Feb 26, 2010
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