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John Baird Byrne

John Baird Byrne, American banking.

Background

  • Byrne, John Baird was born on May 15, 1886 in Thompson, Connecticut, United States. Son of John and Mary (Corrigan) Byrne.

  • Education

    • Education high school, Putnam. Unmarried.

    Career

    • With First National Bank, Putnam, 1905-1917. Examiner, Connecticut State Banking Department, 1917-1922. Bank commissioner, Connecticut, 1922-1927.

      Vice president Hartford-Connecticut Trust Company, 1927-1932, president, 1932-1952, Chairman of the Board, 1952. Honorary Chairman of the Board and director Connecticut Bank & Trust Company. Director Emhart Manufacturing Company, Hartford Courant Company, Terry Steam Turbine Company.

      Trustee Dime Savings Bank (Hartford), Hartford Fire Insurance Company, Hartford Accident & Indemnity Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Clubs: Hartford, Hartford Auto Hartford Golf, Twentieth Century, Farmington Country.

    Connections

    • father: John Byrne
    • mother: Mary (Corrigan) Byrne
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    Died March 12, 1963
    (aged 76)
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