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Richard Mayer

Richard Mayer, business executive. Served to First lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1918-1919; Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations; Club: Law.

Background

  • Mayer, Richard was born on December 8, 1898 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of David and Florence (Blum) Mayer.

  • Education

    • Student Phillips Andover Academy, 1913-1915. Bachelor of Philosophy, Yale, 1918. J. D., University of Chicago, 1921.

    Career

    • Admitted to Illinois Bar, 1921. Partner Mayer, Meyer, Austrian and Platt, Chicago, 1931-1945. Chairman of the Board Reliance Manufacturing Company, Chicago, since 1945.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served to First lieutenant Field Artillery, United States Army, 1918-1919. Member American, Illinois, Chicago bar associations. Club: Law.

    Connections

    • Married Elisabeth Goodman, June 23, 1928. Children: Margaret and Judith (twins), Elizabeth.
    • father: David Mayer
    • mother: Florence (Blum) Mayer
    • spouse: Elisabeth Goodman
    • children: Margaret and Judith Mayer (twins)
    • Elizabeth Mayer
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    Born December 8, 1898
    Died April 9, 1967
    (aged 68)
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