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William Martin Manning

William Martin Manning, American manufacturing executive. Decorated Bronze Star. Member of We. and English Manufacturers Association (director 1979-1980, 1982, vice president 1982, president), Yoakum Chamber of Commerce (director 1961), Knights of Columbus, Rotary.

Background

  • Manning, William Martin was born on November 24, 1922 in Yoakum, Texas, United States. Son of Luey Raymond and Annie Celina (Samora) Manning.

  • Education

    • Student Cost Accounting, Baldwin Business College, 1947—1950.

    Career

    • Clerk shipping Texas Tan We. Leather Company, Yoakum, 1941—1943, manager customer service department, 1946—1963, manager production, 1963—1975, president, since 1975. Director Tandy Brands, Inc., Fort Worth.

      With United States Army, 1943-1946.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of We. and English Manufacturers Association (director 1979-1980, 1982, vice president 1982, president), Yoakum Chamber of Commerce (director 1961), Knights of Columbus, Rotary.

    Connections

    • Married Aileen Marie Weigelt, November 4, 1942. Children: Ralph W., Carolyn Elaine Manning Petru.
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    Born November 24, 1922
    • 1941 - 1943
      Clerk, shipping Texas Tan We. Leather Company
      Yoakum, Texas, United States

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