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Thomas Lazear Orr

Thomas Lazear Orr, American banker.

Background

  • Orr, Thomas Lazear was born on August 1, 1895 in Pittsburgh. Son of Charles Prentiss and Anna (Lazear) Orr.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Hamilton College, 1917.

    Career

    • Bank, Pittsburgh, 1919-1925, manager bond department, 1925-1927, assistant cashier, 1927-1936, cashier, 1936-1946, vice president Mellon National Bank & Trust Company, 1946, retired 1953. Director National Union Fire Insurance Company Treasurer, trustee Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute. Formerly treasurer and trustee, now member Executive Committee Carnegie Institute Technology Treasurer and director local chapter American Red Cross since 1948.

      Director Woman’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Clubs: Pittsburgh Golf, Rolling Rock.

    Connections

    • Married Isabel Blair, April. Children: Margaret (Mistress Clinton L. Childs, Junior.
    • father: Charles Prentiss Orr
    • mother: Anna (Lazear) Orr
    • spouse: Isabel Blair
    • children: Margaret (Mistress Clinton L. Childs Orr
    • Jr Orr
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    Born August 1, 1895
    Died May 7, 1961
    (aged 65)
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