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Edwin M. Lavino

Edwin M. Lavino, business executive. Served as First lieutenant United States Quartermaster Corps., World War I.; Member Phi Kappa Psi.

Background

  • Lavino, Edwin M. was born on September 9, 1885 in Smyrna, Turkey. Son of Edward Joseph and Alma (Joly) Lavino.

  • Education

    • Student Lawrenceville (New Jersey) School, 1905. University of Pennsylvania, 1909.

    Career

    • April 28, 1944; children—Edward Joseph, 2d, Constance Hunter, 2d (Mistress James E. Bell, Junior). Joined E. J. Lavino & Company, 1906, president, director, 1926-1958, chairman of the board, 1958-1967, honorary chairman, 1967-1976. Chairman, director Lavino Shipping Company, Lavino & Company, Inc., Rogers Brown Company, Lavino Refractories Company, Balsam Gap Company.

      Chairman and director of Lavship of Baltimore, Inc., Chesapeake Operating Corporation, Hampton Rds. Operating Company; director Lavino (London) Ltd., Girard Trust Corn Exchange Bank. Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley Railroad Company Mayor of Longport, New Jersey, 1921-1943.

      President board of trustees The Lawrenceville School Trustee, Germantown Academy, Philadelphia.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as First lieutenant United States Quartermaster Corps., World War I. Member Phi Kappa Psi. Clubs: Rittenhouse, Racquet, Union League, Art Alliance, Mask and Wig, Fourth St. (Philadelphia).

    Connections

    • Married Constance Muller Hunter, June 23, 1925 (deceased. Children: Edward Joseph, 2d, Constance Hunter, 2d (Mistress.
    • father: Edward Joseph Lavino
    • mother: Alma (Joly) Lavino
    • spouse: Constance Muller Hunter
    • children: Edward Joseph Lavino
    • 2d Lavino
    • Constance Hunter Lavino
    • 2d (Mrs Lavino
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    Born September 9, 1885
    Died July 8, 1976
    (aged 90)
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