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Edward Daniel Eggimann

Edward Daniel Eggimann, business executive. Mason.

Background

  • Eggimann, Edward Daniel was born on February 9, 1877 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States. Son of Conrad and Lydia (Fry) Eggimann.

  • Education

    • Student in public schools of Fort Wayne, Indiana.

    Career

    • Began as clerk with S. F. Bowser & Company (now Bowser, Inc.) manufacturers of meters, pumps, tanks and liquid control systems, Fort Wayne, Indiana, 1898-1908, manager collection department, 1908-1918 office manager, 1918-1920, assistant secretary and treasurer, 1918-1925, secretary, 1925-1927, secretary and treasurer 1927-1937, executive vice president and treasurer, 1937-1945, Chairman of the Board since 1945. Chairman, Board Of Directors Johnson Fare Box Company, Chicago, Illinois, since 1932. Vice-president, director Fostoria Screw corporation since 1941.

      Executive vice president and director 8. F. Bowser Company Ltd. (Toronto) since 1936.

      Vice-president and director Eagle Lock Company, Terryville, Connecticut, since 1943. Admitted to Indiana bar, 1929. Director Young Men’s Christian Association (Fort Wayne), Fort Wayne Methodist Hospital.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Mason.

    Connections

    • Married Mildred Evelyn Russell, October 15, 1898 (died August 4, 1939).; married second, Ruth Rowena McDaniel, November 4, 1940. Children: Paul Harold, Naomi Ruth.
    • father: Conrad Eggimann
    • mother: Lydia (Fry) Eggimann
    • spouses: Mildred Evelyn Russell
    • Ruth Rowena McDaniel
    • children: Paul Harold Eggimann
    • Naomi Ruth Eggimann
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    Born February 9, 1877
    Died January 9, 1948
    (aged 70)
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