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William Irby Rosamond

William Irby Rosamond, American architect. Recipient certificate of award Gulf State Regional District American International Assurance, 1957.


  • Rosamond, William Irby was born on November 4, 1912 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of William Irby and Lucy May (Pope) Rosamond.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute Technology, 1936.


    • Associate architectural firms, Mississippi, Tennessee, 1936-1939. V. p. Investment Banking & Mortgage Loan Company, Memphis, 1939-1941. Private architectural practice, Columbus, Mississippi, 1939-1941, 46-73.

      President Columbus Reproduction Company, Inc., Willa corporation. Vice president 1112 Main Corporation. Principal William I. Rosamond & Associates P. A., Columbus, Mississippi.

      Dir, First Columbus National Bank, Liberty Savings & Loan Association President Columbus-Lowndes County Community Fund, 1963.


    Member City Planning Commission, Columbus, 1947-1948. Board of directors, secretary board State Young Men's Christian Association. Member American International Assurance (president Mississippi chapter 1957), Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Newcomem Society North America, Mississippi Economics Council, Beta Theta Pi.

    Mason (32 degree, Shriner), Rotarian. Clubs: Columbus Country, Lowndes County Chowder and Marching, Magowah Gun and Country (Columbus).


    • Married Lilla Pratt, October 10, 1939. Children: William Henry, Lilla Merrill.
    • father: William Irby Rosamond
    • mother: Lucy May (Pope) Rosamond
    • spouse: Lilla Pratt
    • children: William Henry Rosamond
    • Lilla Merrill Rosamond
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    Born November 4, 1912
    Died November 23, 1973
    (aged 61)