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Kenneth Lindsay

Kenneth Lindsay, American manufacturer executive.


  • Lindsay, Kenneth was born on June 23, 1890 in Dubuque, Iowa, United States. Son of James Rodgers and Florence (Trout) Lindsay.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Chicago, 1912.


    • General manager Wapsie Power & Light Company, Mount Vernon, Iowa, 1912-1917. Sales manager Terry Durin Company, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1917-1930. Vice president, sales manager Iowa Manufacturing Company, 1930-1948, executive vice president, from 1948.

      President Iowa Manufacturing Export Sales Company Past president Social Welfare League.


    Member overall advising committee construction machinery industry, advising committee portable rock crusher manufacturers War Production Board. Member American Road Builders Association (director), International Road Federation (director), National Resources Development Association (director), United States Chamber of Commerce (member conservation committee), Iowa State Golf Association (past president), Construction Industry Manufacturers Association (director). Mason, Elk.; Clubs: Kiwanis (past president), Cedar Rapids Country.


    • Married Ida Lyman, May 6, 1914. Children: George Lyman, Kenneth.
    • father: James Rodgers Lindsay
    • mother: Florence (Trout) Lindsay
    • spouse: Ida Lyman
    • children: George Lyman Lindsay
    • Kenneth Lindsay
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    Born June 23, 1890