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Murray Carleton

Full name: Murray Carleton, Jr.
Gender: Male
Born: April 3, 1885 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: May 19, 1959 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Affiliations: Glen Echo Country Club, St. Louis (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Golf

Related Olympians: Nephew of Lee Carleton.

Biography

Murray Carleton was the nephew of [Lee Carleton], who also played in the 1904 Olympic golf tournament and was later President of Glen Echo Country Club. Murray Carleton joined the family business, Carleton Dry Goods, and eventually became President of that firm. Carleton was a director of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition Company.

Shortly before Carleton’s death in 1959, he was accused of making false financial statements and misleading his clients by cooking the company books, and was indicted by a grand jury. Prior to that time, Carleton was known in St. Louis as a pillar of the business community and for his financial probity. He died before the case went to trial.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Golf Men's Individual United States USA AC DNQ

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank S
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying 57 203
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round One 64T 104
1904 Summer 19 St. Louis Golf United States Qualifying Round Two 47T 99
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