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John Monteith "Jack" Gates
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1905
Elyria
Lorain County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1979
Danville
Broome County
New York, USA

Jack was a practicing architect until 1933, when he joined the firm of Steuben Glass (a subsidiary of Corning Glass) as managing director in charge of design.

During WWII, Jack served as a Lieutenant in Naval Intelligence in New York and London, and was in Belgium during the Battle of the Bulge.

For more info on Jack's career, see Mary Jean Madigan, Steuben Glass: An American Tradition in Crystal (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1982)..

He won an International prize for the replanning of a part of Stockholm, Sweden. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Nahum Gates (1857 - 1913)
  Ada Gates Cook Stevens (1870 - 1954)
 
 Spouses:
  Evelyn Byrd Dows Gates (1912 - 1997)
  Ellen Wise Crenshaw Houghton (1906 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  John Monteith Gates (1928 - 2004)*
 
 Sibling:
  Geoffrey McNair Gates (1905 - 1962)*
  John Monteith Gates (1905 - 1979)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Hill Cemetery
Oakland
Livingston County
New York, USA
 
Created by: KGates
Record added: Jun 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 113012833
John Monteith Jack Gates
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