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William Bernard Traynor

William Bernard Traynor, business executive. Member of Executive Committee Catholic Charities, Archdiocese, Chicago President Board Education Chicago, 1948-1955.

Background

  • Traynor, William Bernard was born on January 10, 1886 in New York City. Son of Bernard and Annie Elizabeth (Connellan) Traynor.

  • Education

    • College St. Francis Xavier High School, New York City, 1901.

    Career

    • Began in New York City with Swift & Company, meat packers, Chicago, 1901, vice president, 1928-1951, director, 1932-1953, treasurer, 1933-1951. Chairman Libby, McNeill & Libby 1953-1957.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of Executive Committee Catholic Charities, Archdiocese, Chicago President Board Education Chicago, 1948-1955. Clubs: Chicago, Commercial.

    Connections

    • Married Dean Knowlton, April. Children: Wililam Knowlton, Dean Elizabeth (Mother D. Traynor, R.S.C.J.).
    • father: Bernard Traynor
    • mother: Annie Elizabeth (Connellan) Traynor
    • spouse: Dean Knowlton
    • children: Wililam Knowlton Traynor
    • Dean Elizabeth (Mother D. Traynor
    • R.S.C.J.) Traynor
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    Born January 10, 1886
    Died January 7, 1968
    (aged 81)
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