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James A. Northey

James A. Northey, business executive. member board of directors Niagara Gas Transmission Company, Consolidated Fire and Casualty Insurance Company, Consumers Gas Company.

Background

  • Northey, James A. was born on July 10, 1886 in Toronto, Ontario. Son of Robert and Elizabeth (Boggs) Northey.

  • Education

    • Student Harbord Collegiate Institute.

    Career

    • General manager Telfer Paper Box Limited company, 1921-1924, vice president, 1924-1935, president, 1935-1956, chairman, since 1957. President Northey Printing Limited company, since 1939, also Wellington Fire Insurance Company. Member board of directors Niagara Gas Transmission Company, Consolidated Fire and Casualty Insurance Company, Consumers Gas Company.

      Chairman Continental Life Insurance Company. Chairman Ontario advisory board, director Guarantee Company N.A. Chairman centennial committee, Toronto, 1934. Board of Governors Toronto Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1935, president 1950-1951.

      Chairman West End Young Men’s Christian Association, 1942. Past chairman nat. council Young Men’s Christian Association, now honorary vice president. President Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, 1947-1948, Canadian National Exhibition, 1952, 53, honorary president, 54.

    Membership

    Member board of directors Niagara Gas Transmission Company, Consolidated Fire and Casualty Insurance Company, Consumers Gas Company. Clubs: National, Granite, Canadian, Empire (Toronto).

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie P. Alexander, December 26, 1912. Children: James A., Marjorie Patricia (Mistress.
    • father: Robert Northey
    • mother: Elizabeth (Boggs) Northey
    • spouse: Marjorie P. Alexander
    • children: James A. Northey
    • Marjorie Patricia (Mrs Northey
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    Born July 10, 1886
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