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John W. Evers

John W. Evers, American utility corporation executive. Member Metropolitan Fair and Exposition.; Member Senior Council Chicago Association Commerce and Industry (president 1955-1956).

Background

  • Evers, John W. was born on October 1, 1894 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John W. and Mary R. (Kelly) Evers.

  • Education

    • Educated Chicago public schools.

    Career

    • 1 son, John W. III. Assistant treasurer and assistant secretary Commonwealth Edison Company, 1922-1924, secretary, 1924-1947, vice president, 1943, executive vice president, 1951, president, 1953-1959. Director National Boulevard Bank of Chicago, Seaboard Finance Company, Commonwealth Edison Company Board Dirs. American Red Cross, Chicago.

      President, director Rehabilitation Institute, director Hospital Planning Council Metropolitan Chicago. Trustee Community Fund Joint Appeal Chicago, Graham Foundation for Advanced in the Fine Arts.

    Works

    • Authority Bd.

    Membership

    Member Metropolitan Fair and Exposition. Member Senior Council Chicago Association Commerce and Industry (president 1955-1956). Clubs: Commercial, Chicago, Economic, Exmoor, Chicago Athletic Association (Chicago.

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Crolius, June 3, 1922.
    • father: John W. Evers
    • mother: Mary R. (Kelly) Evers
    • spouse: Marjorie Crolius
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    Born October 1, 1894
    Died December 5, 1980
    (aged 86)
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