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Charles Stewart Mott

  • Birth 2 Jun 1875 Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
  • Death 18 Feb 1973 Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot Mott Family Mausoleum
  • Memorial ID 7367959

Industrialist, Philanthropist. He was an automotive pioneer who founded the Weston-Mott company which built a factory in Flint, Michigan which supplied axles for Buick automobiles at the adjacent Buick assembly plant. His company was sold to General Motors and he served as a General Motors director for the rest of his life. He established the C.S. Mott Foundation in 1926 because of a deep concern about the welfare of his adopted community of Flint. Mr. Mott served three terms as mayor of Flint, Michigan (1912-13, 1918).

Bio by: Gary Flinn

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  • Originally Created by: Gary Flinn
  • Added: 19 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7367959
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Stewart Mott (2 Jun 1875–18 Feb 1973), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7367959, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .