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Manufacturing company executive

James David Abeles, American Manufacturing company executive. Member Jockey Hollow Fish and Game Protective Association, Chi Phi.

Background

Abeles, James David was born on March 24, 1916 in New York City. Son of James A. and Williemene H. (Kirtland) Abeles.

Education

Student, Stevens Institute Technology, 1935-1936;student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1936-1937.

Career

Tool and die apprentice, Electrolux Company, 1934-1935;erecting engineer, United States Fire Protection Company, 1937-1938;sales engineer, Thomas F. Mason Company, 1938-1939;time study engineer, Waterbury Button Company, 1939-1940;with, Purolator, Inc., Rahway, New Jersey, 1940-1987;director, Purolator, Inc., 1954-1987;president, Purolator, Inc., 1955-1970;chairman of the executive committee, Purolator, Inc., 1970-1973;president, director, Interpace Corporation, 1973-1974;Chairman, Board Of Directors, Interpace Corporation, 1974-1976.

Membership

Member Jockey Hollow Fish and Game Protective Association, Chi Phi. Clubs: Somerset Hills Country (Bernardsville, New Jersey). Seal Harbor (Maine) Yacht.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Brunet, August 24, 1940 (deceased 1978). Children: James B. and Elizabeth K. (twins). Married Mary E. Ballantyne, December 11, 1982.

father:
James A. Abeles

mother:
Williemene H. (Kirtland) Abeles

spouse:
Elizabeth Brunet

spouse:
Mary E. Ballantyne

child:
James B. and Elizabeth K. Abeles (twins)