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corporation executive , religious association official.

David Berryhill Cassat, corporation executive, religious association official.


Cassat, David Berryhill was born on January 25, 1894 in Vail, Iowa, United States. Son of David Williams and Lillian (Berryhill) Cassat.


Bachelor of Arts, Parsons College, 1916, Doctor of Laws, 1955.


With Interstate Finance Corporation, Dubuque, Iowa, 1925-1967, president, 1935-1961, chairman, 1961-1967. Chairman of the Board, director Sunrise Golf Development Corporation, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Public Utilities Corporation, Uniflow Gas Corporation (both Sunrise Golf Village, Florida). Past president, director.


Member City Council Sunrise Golf Village, 1961-1967. Voting delegate World Council Churches, Evanston Assembly, 1954. Member planning and function committee Iowa Council Churches, 1968-1982.

Past president Dubuque Community Chest. Member Iowa Coordinating Council on Education Beyond High School, 1967-1982. Life board directors U. Dubuque.

Served as Second lieutenant, infantry United States Army, World War I. Member American Finance Conference (president 1936-1937, past chairman of the executive, pub relations consultant), American Industrial Bankers Association (life honorary director, life honorary. Member executive com), National Council Presbyterian Men (president 1954-1955).

Rotarian (past president Dubuque).


Married Ruth Boleyn Lyon, April. Children: George Lyon, Jean Boleyn (Mistress.

David Williams Cassat

Lillian (Berryhill) Cassat

Ruth Boleyn Lyon

George Lyon Cassat

Jean Boleyn (Mrs Cassat