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William Butler Carter

William Butler Carter, American seed company executive.


  • Carter, William Butler was born on November 28, 1927 in St. Louis. Son of Sidney Ernest and Virginia Leah (Butler) Carter.

  • Education

    • Student, Brown University, 1945—1946. AB, Washington University, 1948.


    • President Corneli Seed Company, St. Louis, 1965—1968. Vice president marketing Keystone Seed Company, Hollister, California, 1968—1969. With Asgrow Seed Company, Kalamazoo, since 1969, group manager market development and customer services, 1979—1982, senior product manager, since 1982.

      With United States Navy, 1945-1946.


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    • Married Drucilla Davis Bryant Carter, June 20, 1970. Children: Nancy, Carolyn, Margaret, Mary, Robert, Jason;1 child John.
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    Born November 28, 1927
    • 1948
      Washington University
    • 1965 - 1968
      President, Corneli Seed Company
    • 1968 - 1969
      vice president, marketing Keystone Seed Company
      Hollister, California, United States
    • 1969
      with Asgrow Seed Company
      Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States