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Robert H. Sayre

Robert H. Sayre, American manufacturing executive. Registered professional engineer, Indiana, Colorado.


  • Sayre, Robert H. was born on March 5, 1922 in Marion, Indiana, United States. Son of Virgil H. and Ruth M. (Kraut) Sayre.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1943. Postgraduate, Northwestern University, 1948. Postgraduate, Indiana University, 1949.


    • Branch manager Kawneer Company, Dallas, 1950-1951. Vice president Wax Novelty Company, 1951-1952. Sales engineer Kaiser Aluminum, 1952-1954, branch manager New Orleans, 1954-1958, Houston, 1958-1960.

      District manager Ohio Brass Company, Denver, from 1961. President Bow Mar South, Inc., 1967-1968.

    Major achievements

    • Registered professional engineer, Indiana, Colorado.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO. Member Rocky Mountain Electrical League, Northwest Electric Light and Power Association, Colorado Mining Association, Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute, Wyoming Mining Association, American Mining Congress, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Denver Art Museum, Denver Museum Natural History, Kappa Sigma. Clubs: Elk, Kiwanian, Denver Athletic, Pinehurst Country, Normandy Tennis, Ports of Call, South America Explorers Club.


    • Married Jane Leah Clesi, October 5, 1957. Children– Robert H., Eric David, Michael Brian.
    Robert H. Sayre
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    Born March 5, 1922
    Died November 25, 2008
    (aged 86)
    • 1943
      Purdue University
    • 1948
      Northwestern University
    • 1949
      Indiana University
    • 1950 - 1951
      Branch manager, Kawneer Company
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1951 - 1952
      vice president, Wax Novelty Company
    • 1958 - 1960
      sales engineer, Kaiser Aluminum
      Houston, Texas, United States