logo logo

William Clinton Frye

William Clinton Frye, industrialist.


  • Frye, William Clinton was born on August 21, 1877 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Oscar Bell and Emma (Sivyer) Frye.

  • Education

    • Clerk Chain Belt Company, Milwaukee, 1895-1923, president 1916-1923, resigned, 1923, now director and member Executive Committee Director various companies Chairman board Boy Scouts, Milwaukee Foundation. Director Rogers Memorial Foundation, Milwaukee Children’s Hospital. Trustee Milwaukee Downer College Advisory board Milwaukee The Art Institute of Chicago.

      Member senior council Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association. Member advising committee Milwaukee Children’s Hospital.


    • Director various cos. Director Rogers Memorial Found.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Clubs: Milwaukee, University (Milwaukee).


    • Married Elsie Dyer, April 22, 1908. Children: Stephen, Mary (Mistress.
    • father: Oscar Bell Frye
    • mother: Emma (Sivyer) Frye
    • spouse: Elsie Dyer
    • children: Stephen Frye
    • Mary (Mrs Frye
    See on larger map
    Died November 15, 1954
    (aged 77)