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John Stuart Osborne

John Stuart Osborne, business executive. Member Kappa Alpha.


  • Osborne, John Stuart was born on March 25, 1903 in Pittsburgh. Son of Loyall Allen and Emma L. (Hines) Osborne.

  • Education

    • Student Hill School, 1917-1920. Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1925.


    • Secretary American Embassy, London, 1925-1928. With Chase National Bank of New York, 1928-1936, Equity Corporation, New York City, 1936-1941, Lehman Brothers, New York City, 1941-1949. Executive vice president Central and South West Corporation, Chicago, president, director since 1949.

      Director Continental Assurance Company, Continental Casualty Company, Illinois State Bank of Chicago Trustee Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts. Community Hospital, Geneva, Illinois, Episcopal Diocesan Fund, Chicago.


    Member Kappa Alpha.; Clubs: Chicago Golf (Wheaton, Illinois).


    • Married Elizabeth Beam, May 2, 1936. Children: John S., David Beam.
    • father: Loyall Allen Osborne
    • mother: Emma L. (Hines) Osborne
    • spouse: Elizabeth Beam
    • children: John S. Osborne
    • David Beam Osborne
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    Born March 25, 1903
    Died October 19, 1965
    (aged 62)