letter excerpt The Dix Family Archive
The Clemens

William Bordley (15xx)
William Bordley (1605)
Stephen Bordley, Sr. (1637)
John Hynson (1645)
William Bordley (1667)
Stephen Bordley, Jr. (1674)
Thomas Bordley (1677)
Stephen Bordley (1709)
John B. Bordley (1727)
Stephen Bordley "Jr" (1732)
Judge James Bordley (1736)
Elizabeth Bordley (1777)
John B. Bordley (1800)
William C. Bordley, Jr. (1800)
James Bordley (1808)
James Bordley (1846)
Madison B. Bordley (1873)
James Bordley, Jr. (1874)
James Bordley, III (1900)
John E. Bordley (1902)
Bryden Bordley Hyde (1914)
Madison B. Bordley, Jr. (1915)
Marcello W. Bordley, Jr. (1915)
Robert AJ Bordley (1918)
Dr. James Bordley, IV (1942)

 Robert Austin Joseph Bordley (1918- )

Born in N.Y.C., son of Austin J. Bordley & Viola Magruder of Lyttleton (all of Balto), his wife. Attended Shady Side Academy, Pittsburgh; Upper Canada College, Toronto; Grad. Gilman, Balto. 1936 (Ice Hockey, Baseball, Football teams; cup for best athlete), and Princeton 1940 (Ice Hockey & Lacrosse teams) Married Martha Ann Robinson of New Orleans, 1946 (A.B. Univ of Wash. ’43). Enlisted 1942, O.T.C. 2nd Lt. Spent 2-1/2 yrs E.T.O. in WWII in AUS. Transp. Corps., Discharged as Major.

With Kenyon and Eckhardt Advertising, N.Y.C.; Asst. Edit. Princeton Alumni Weekly; McCormick and Co. sales, N.Y.C.; WTOP Radio Sales 1950; V.P. Sales, Wash. Post – Newsweek Radio and T.V. Stations 1969-78. President of: Princeton Class 1970-75, Princeton Club of Wash., D.C. 1968-70; Landon School Fathers Club (& Trustee); Norwood Parish School Parents Club; Holton Arms School Fathers Club. Clubs: Chevy Chase, Wash, D.C.; Elkridge, Baltimore; Hole in the Wall, Naples, Fla. Children 1.) Robinson M. Bordley b. 1947. A.B. Princeton 1970; M.A. Am. Univ.; All Ivy League Football; Capt. U.S. International Rugby team, 2 yrs. Teacher and Lacrosse Coach, Landon School, Va. 2.) Martha Keith Bordley b. ’53 m. Michael Mait, Sands Pt. L.I. 3.) Dr. Wm. Clayton Bordley, III b. 1959 Morehead Scholar, U of N.C., (Phi Beta Kappa; Pres. DKE Frat.); Johns Hopkins Med. School; now M.D. in Phila. (All 3 children married & have children)



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