IDE, KNOX, 1902-

Biography:

Lawyer, businessman. Born– 1902 in Ham, Tex. Parents– Shepard and Anne (Borden) McGee. Adopted at age three by his aunt, Margaret Rosa (Borden) Ide, Jacksonville, Ala. Education– University of Alabama, B.A., 1923; Harvard University Law School, LL.B., 1926. Married–Sarah Cowan Harris- 1929. Children– One. Married Rissie Miller, April 11, 1957. Children– One. Joined Anniston (Ala.) law firm, 1929-1931; New York Law firm, 1931-37. Served as secretary, vice president, and president of American Home Products Corporation; director of Pal Blade Company, American Machine and Foundry Company, International Cigar Machine Company. Helped organize and served as legal counsel to New York Airways, Inc.

Source:

Memoirs.

Publication(s):

Memoirs of Knox Ide. Anniston, Ala.; Higginbotham, 1986.