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Kendall Weisiger

Kendall Weisiger, telecommunications industry executive.

Background

  • Weisiger, Kendall was born on February 14, 1880 in in Richmond, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel Carter and Bettie Collier (Martin) Weisiger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineer, Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1899.

    Career

    • Began telephone work in 1900. Served as installer, inspector, engineer, assistant chief engineer, general information manager, assistant to president Southern Bell Tel. & Telegraph Company, Atlanta, Georgia.

      Retired February 28, 1945, to become treasurer Oglethorpe U.

    Works

    • Author: The Youngfellow’s Book, Background for Brotherhood. Getting Along Together.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of committee on classification of personnel in army, World War, also conducted schools for army personnel officers, now lieutenant colonel O.R.C. (retired). Founder-chairman trustees Rotary Ednl. Foundation of Atlanta.

    Member Association for International Office of Education. Member Regional Compliance Council NRA, 1935. Member Regional Loyalty Board of Civil Service.

    Member Telephone Pioneers (life. Mason.; Rotarian.

    Connections

    • Married Rose Drayton Woodruff, June 1, 1904.
    • father: Samuel Carter Weisiger
    • mother: Bettie Collier (Martin) Weisiger
    • spouse: Rose Drayton Woodruff
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    Born February 14, 1880
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