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George Erle Beggs

George Erle Beggs, American manufacturer executive. Recipient President’s Certificate of Merit. Fellow I.E.E.E.; Club.


  • Beggs, George Erle was born on August 6, 1916 in Princeton. Son of George Erle and Frances May (Ingalls) Beggs.

  • Education

    • Graduate Lawrenceville School, 1934. Bachelor of Arts Physics, Princeton, 1938.


    • Research department John A. Roebling’s Sons & Company, Trenton, New Jersey, 1938-1940. With Leeds & Northrup Company, Philadelphia, 1940-1976, Chairman of the Board, president, director. Director Provident Mutual Life Insurance Company Philadelphia, 1st Pennsylvania Corporation, Carpenter Technology Corporation, NARCO Science Industries Inc., Cincinnati Milacron Inc.

      Board mgrs. Franklin Institute With nat. defense research committee Office of Scientific Research and Development, 1942-1945.


    Fellow I.E.E.E.; Club.


    • Married Margaret Mueller, March 19, 1940. Children: Barbara Anne, Robert Eric.
    • father: George Erle Beggs
    • mother: Frances May (Ingalls) Beggs
    • spouse: Margaret Mueller
    • children: Barbara Anne Beggs
    • Robert Eric Beggs
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    Born August 6, 1916
    Died August 16, 1976
    (aged 60)