Florence Adele <I>Sloane</I> Tobin

Florence Adele Sloane Tobin

New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Death 9 Jan 1960 (aged 86)
Syosset, Nassau County, New York, USA
Burial Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, USA
Plot Burden Mausoleum
Memorial ID 180698024 · View Source
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Heiress, Explorer, Patriarch, widow of Richard M. Tobin, (former United States minister to The Netherlands who died in 1952) and daughter of a founder of W & J. Sloane, Inc, of New York City. She previously had been married to James A. Burden, who died in 1932. Mr. Burden, who was a member of H. Burden and Sons Iron Co., was the son of James A. and nephew of I. Townsend Burden, brothers who conducted the firm in 1871. In 1924, when the Prince of Wales, now the Duke of Windsor, visited this country, she and Mr. Burden turned over their Syosset estate, Woodside Acres, to him. Mrs. Tobin was a former president of the Colony Club of New York City and daughter of William Douglas Sloane and Emily Vanderbilt Sloane.

  • Created by: Bobby Kelley
  • Added: 24 Jun 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 180698024
  • Bobby Kelley
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Florence Adele Sloane Tobin (19 Sep 1873–9 Jan 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 180698024, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Troy, Rensselaer County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Bobby Kelley (contributor 46959922) .