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Corporation executive

John Winn, American Corporation executive. Captain United States Army, 1918. Member Traffic Club.

Background

Winn, John was born on April 5, 1890 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of William John and Agnes Elizabeth (Howe) Winn.

Education

Student, Rindge Technology School, 1902-1905; student, University Virginia, 1906-1910.

Career

Engineering assistant, New England Telephone & Telegraph Company, Boston, 1910-1919; sales representative various companies, Belgium, 1919-1920; engineer, New York Telephone –°ompany, 1920-1936; president, General Telephone Corporation, New York, 1936-1940; with, North Electric Manufacturing Company, Galion, Ohio., 1940-1941; vice president, Keedoozle Automatic Company, Memphis, 1941-1947; Chairman of the Board, Wynnwood Corporation, Chicago, 1952-1960; president, Wynnwood Corporation, Chicago, 1957-1960; president, Mecha Mech. Stores Corporation, from 1960.

Membership

Captain United States Army, 1918. Member Traffic Club.

Connections

Married Louisa Morgan Nickerson, September 23, 1922. Children: Ann Loraine (Mistress Thomas J. Bacon), Barbara Allison.

father:
William John Winn

mother:
Agnes Elizabeth (Howe) Winn

spouse:
Louisa Morgan Nickerson

child:
Barbara Allison Winn

child:
Ann Loraine Winn (Mistress Thomas J. Bacon)