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George William Burry

George William Burry, Canadian bakery executive. member of the board Junior Achievement, Inc. for Union Company.

Background

  • Burry, George William was born on July 23, 1900 in Toronto, Canada. Son of George and Ada (Kilby) Burry.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1933. President Burry Biscuit Corporation, Elizabeth. 1933-1962; vice president Burry Biscuit Division Quaker Oats.

      Vice president and director Quaker Oats Company, also Central Home Trust Company (Elizabeth).

    Membership

    Member of the board Junior Achievement, Inc. for Union Company. Clubs: Canoe Brook Country (Summit, New Jersey).

    Connections

    • Married Madeline Lane, July 5, 1929. Children: Avril Joy, Marylane.
    • father: George Burry
    • mother: Ada (Kilby) Burry
    • spouse: Madeline Lane
    • children: Avril Joy Burry
    • Marylane Burry
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    Born July 23, 1900
    Died October 2, 1963
    (aged 63)
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