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Curtis Bynum

business executive.

Curtis Bynum, business executive. Decorated with German Red Cross, 1933. Member Council Memorial Mission Hospital, Asheville, North Carolina Ex-president Rotary; Member Massachusetts Society Cincinnati, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.; Mason (33°).; Club: Pen and Plate (ex-president). Compiler of Marriage Bonds of Tryon and Lincoln Counties. Secretary Sinking Fund Common for Buncombe County, 1937-1964.

Background

Bynum, Curtis was born on July 6, 1882 in Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States. Son of Review William Shipp and Mary Louisa (Curtis) Bynum.

Education

Preparatory education, Horner Military School, Oxford, North Carolina. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity North Carolina, 1903. Juris Doctor cum laude, University of Chicago, 1907.

Graduate study Ecole de Droit, Sorbonne U., 1919.

Career

Director Charles S. Boyd Paper Company and Appleton Coated Paper Company, Appleton, 1907-1908. President Carolina Creamery Company, Asheville, North Carolina, and Forsyth Dairy Company, Winston-Salem, 1912-1927. Admitted to practice North Carolina bar, 1914.

Served as captain and adjunct 321st Infantry, United States Army, World War. Graduated from Army General Staff College, Langres, France, 1918.

Membership

Member Council Memorial Mission Hospital, Asheville, North Carolina Ex-president Rotary. Member Massachusetts Society Cincinnati, Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Mason (33°).; Club: Pen and Plate (ex-president).

Compiler of Marriage Bonds of Tryon and Lincoln Counties. Secretary Sinking Fund Common for Buncombe County, 1937-1964.

Connections

Married Florence Helen Boyd, July 10, 1907. Children: Katharine Fullerton (Mistress.

father:
Review William Shipp Bynum

mother:
Mary Louisa (Curtis) Bynum

spouse:
Florence Helen Boyd

child:
Katharine Fullerton (Mrs Bynum