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Theodore Sauvinet Gary

Theodore Sauvinet Gary, American communications executive. Member Armed Forces Communications Association (Executive Committee, past president).


  • Gary, Theodore Sauvinet was born on December 23, 1912 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Hunter L. and Lamora (Sauvinet) Gary.

  • Education

    • Student, Yale University, 1932-1933, Northwestern Bus.


    • Assistant to Chairman of the Board Automatic Electric Company, 1934-1936, vice president, 1936-1945, vice Chairman of the Board, 1955, director, 1955-1957. President, director Automatic Electric Sales Corporation, 1945, director, 1956-1957. President, director Theodore Gary & Company, 1955.

      (company merged into General Telephone Corporation), 1955. Vice-president, director General Telephone & electronics corporation (formerly General Telephone Corporation), 1966, General Telephone Services Corporation, 1955-1975.


    Member Armed Forces Communications Association (Executive Committee, past president). Clubs: Chicago (Chicago), Racquet (Chicago).


    • Married Laura Avritt Brown, July 23, 1934 (deceased).; married Patricia Murrill Du Vivier, August 22, 1958.; married Anna Gary, April.

      Children: Theodore Sauvient, Laura Castleman Gary Thorne.
    • father: Hunter L. Gary
    • mother: Lamora (Sauvinet) Gary
    • spouses: Laura Avritt Brown
    • Patricia Murrill Du Vivier
    • Anna Gary
    • children: Theodore Sauvient Gary
    • Laura Castleman Gary Thorne Gary
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    Born December 23, 1912
    Died February 11, 1983
    (aged 70)