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Frederick William Bierwirth

Frederick William Bierwirth, Canadian utilities executive. Member New York Elec. Society.


  • Bierwirth, Frederick William was born on August 29, 1889 in Elmwood, Ontario. Son of John and Annie (Trent) Bierwirth.

  • Education

    • Educational public schools.


    • Production and service branch Western Electric Company Hawthorne Works, Chicago, 1912, head installation service, 1922, commercial contract manager, 1926, general accounting superintendent installation department, New York City office, 1924, general price manager, 1927, assistant comptroller manufacturing, 1928, operating superintendent, Kearny (New Jersey) Works, 1929, assistant works manager, 1931, works manager, 1935, head telephone sales department, New York City office, 1939, vice president telephone division, 1942, vice president telephone and installation division, 1951, vice president finance from 1952. Director, member Executive Committee Western Electric Company, Inc., president, director Westrex Corporation, 395 Hudson St. Corporation. Director Bell Telephone laboratories, Inc., Teletype Corporation, Northern Elec.

      Limited company.


    Member New York Elec. Society; Clubs: Railroad-Machinery (New York City).


    • Married Ruth Granger, 1914. Children: Jane (Mistress Kenneth Simpson), Barbara (Mistress Carl Giles Crowder), Granger.
    • father: John Bierwirth
    • mother: Annie (Trent) Bierwirth
    • spouse: Ruth Granger
    • children: Jane Bierwirth (Mistress Kenneth Simpson)
    • Barbara Bierwirth (Mistress Carl Giles Crowder)
    • Granger Bierwirth
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    Born August 29, 1889