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Burnett Walker

Burnett Walker, business executive. Decorated Commander Order of Crown (Belgium); Order of Sacred Treasure (Japan). Member Beta Theta Pi.; Club: University (New York City).

Background

  • Walker, Burnett was born on November 22, 1884 in Anderson, Indiana, United States. Son of Edward B. and Minnie (Burnett) Walker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, De Pauw U., 1906. Bachelor of Laws, New York University, 1908.

    Career

    • With Gebr. Stollwerck, Cologne, Germany, 1908-1910, Harris, Forbes & Company. New York City, 1910-1920, Guaranty Trust Company of New York and Guaranty Company of New York, 1920-1934, partner Edward B. Smith & Company, 1934-1937. Partner Smith, Barney & Company.

      New York City, 1938-1961, limited partner, 1962-1963. Advisory board Smith, Barney & Company, Inc., since 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Beta Theta Pi. Club: University (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Jo Wallace, October 17, 1936. Children: Burnett Walker, John David.
    • father: Edward B. Walker
    • mother: Minnie (Burnett) Walker
    • spouse: Jo Wallace
    • children: Burnett Walker
    • John David Walker
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    Born November 22, 1884
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