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George Alfred Wrisley

George Alfred Wrisley, business executive. Member Board of Governors Community Memorial General Hospital, LaGrange. Trustee McCormick Thoel. Seminary, Ripon College; member board Christian education; Served as ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force, World War I; Member Association American Soap and Glycerine Producers, Inc. (president 1953), American Legion, University of Illinois Foundation.

Background

  • Wrisley, George Alfred was born on September 18, 1895 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of J. Burr and Edith L. (Pease) Wrisley.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois, 1916.

    Career

    • And general manager, 1927-1956, also director, retired 1956. Director State Bank of Clearing, Newridge, Chemical Company.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Board of Governors Community Memorial General Hospital, LaGrange. Trustee McCormick Thoel. Seminary, Ripon College.

    Member board Christian education. Served as ensign, United States Naval Reserve Force, World War I. Member Association American Soap and Glycerine Producers, Inc.

    (president 1953), American Legion, University of Illinois Foundation. Clubs: Union League, LaGrange Country.

    Connections

    • Married Blanche Michael, May 12, 1918. Children: George A., David Burr, Allen B., III. With Allen B. Wrisley Company.
    • father: J. Burr Wrisley
    • mother: Edith L. (Pease) Wrisley
    • spouse: Blanche Michael
    • children: George A. Wrisley
    • David Burr Wrisley
    • Allen B. Wrisley
    • III. With Allen B. Wrisley Co Wrisley
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    Born September 18, 1895
    Died February 22, 1963
    (aged 67)
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