Log In

Herbert Norton Woodward Edit Profile

industrial company executive

Herbert Norton Woodward was industrial company executive. Bar: Illinois bar 1937. Trustee Blackburn College, chairman, 1972-1979. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Chicago Bar Association, Delta Phi.

Background

Woodward, Herbert Norton was born on December 26, 1911 in Altadena, California, United States. Son of Arthur H. and Edith May (Norton) Woodward.

Education

Graduate, Choate School, Wallingford, Connecticut. AB, Cornell University, 1933. Juris Doctor, University Chicago, 1936.

Doctor of Civil Law, Blackburn College, 1972.

Career

Practice in, Chicago, 1937-1941. Assistant to president Intermatic, Inc. (formerly International Register Company), 1941-1943, director, since 1946, vice chairman board, 1968-1973, chairman board, 1973-1985.

With D.K. Manufacturing Company, Batavia, Illinois, 1946-1968, chairman board, 1958-1968, Dunbar Kapple, Inc., Batavia, 1968-1971, Printing Plate Supply Company, Chicago, 1968-1975. President Monroe Industries (formerly International Science Industries), 1969-1975, chairman board, 1975-1980.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois bar 1937.

Membership

Trustee Blackburn College, chairman, 1972-1979. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Member Chicago Bar Association, Delta Phi.

Clubs: Literary (Chicago) (past president, treasurer). Indian Hill (Winnetka) (past president).

Connections

Married Nancy Thomas, October 2, 1948. Children: Cynthia (Mistress Gerould P. King), James, Deborah (Mistress Edwin F. Leach II).

father:
Arthur H. Woodward

mother:
Edith May (Norton) Woodward

spouse:
Nancy Thomas

child:
Cynthia Woodward (Mistress Gerould P. King)

child:
James Woodward

child:
Deborah Woodward (Mistress Edwin F. Leach II)