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John Mcclary Pritchard

petroleum executive.

John Mcclary Pritchard, Canadian petroleum executive. Member United Church of Canada (member board colls. and secondary schools; Mason.


Pritchard, John Mcclary was born on July 22, 1887 in London, Ontario, Canada. Son of A. W. and Clara (McClary) Pritchard.


Student Wesley College, Winnipeg.


Began career with Canadian Bank of Commerce. Winnipeg; manager for Province of Alberta, Winnipeg Oil Corporation. Manager for Eastern Canada, British-American Oil Limited company.

Organized Tidioute Refining Company of Canada, 1923 (later merged with McColl-Frontenac Oil Limited company. Chairman McColl-Frontenac Oil Limited company. Chairman Brandram-Henderson, Ltd.

President Canadian Montana Pipeline Company, Canadian Montana Gas Company. Director of Canada Iron Foundries. Ltd., Commonwealth International Corporation, Ltd., Crown Trust Company, Beverage Fund of Canada, Ltd., Royal-Southwestern Oil Corporation, Resources of Canada Investment Fund, Ltd.

President nat. council Young Men’s Christian Association of Canada. President Montreal Shriner’s Hospital Foundation. Governor Children’s Memorial Hospital, Montreal Shriners Hospital for Crippled Children, Montreal General Hospital.

Corporator Springfield (Massachusetts) College.


Member United Church of Canada (member board colls. and secondary schools. Mason.; Clubs: Seignory.


Married Una Lytell (deceased).; married second, Adeline Hoover. Children: John, Una Elizabeth.

A. W. Pritchard

Clara (McClary) Pritchard

Una Lytell

Adeline Hoover.

John Pritchard

Una Elizabeth Pritchard