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Frank Ruel Weddington

Frank Ruel Weddington, American lumber executive. Member millwork and plywood advisory coms. OPA., 1951-1953.; Member Texas Lumbermens Association (director), National Woodwork Manufacturers Association, Southern Sash and Door Association (president 1956-1958), American Wood-Window Institute (past president).; Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

Background

  • Weddington, Frank Ruel was born on September 16, 1901 in McGregor, Texas, United States. Son of Harvey Addison and Lula (Griffis) Weddington.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools Waco, Texas.

    Career

    • Joined William Cameron & Company, Waco, 1919, salesman, 1928-1930, branch manager, 1930-1937, sales manager, 1937-1951, director since 1950, vice president, 1951-1952. president since 1952. Director Citizens National Bank, Waco, Texas Central R.R., Certainteed Products Corporation, Lumberman’s Investment Corporation, Austin.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member millwork and plywood advisory coms. OPA., 1951-1953.; Member Texas Lumbermens Association (director), National Woodwork Manufacturers Association, Southern Sash and Door Association (president 1956-1958), American Wood-Window Institute (past president). Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Gaines, June 21, 1930.
    • father: Harvey Addison Weddington
    • mother: Lula (Griffis) Weddington
    • spouse: Ruth Gaines
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    Born September 16, 1901
    Died December 25, 1959
    (aged 58)
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