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Joseph Maxwell Stephenson

publishing executive.

Joseph Maxwell Stephenson, American publishing executive. Member Delta Tau Delta.

Background

Stephenson, Joseph Maxwell was born on June 22, 1892 in Rochester, Indiana, United States. Son of Rome Charles and Ella Jane (Maxwell) Stephenson.

Education

Preparatory education, Winona Academy (Winona Lake, Indiana) and Staunton (Virginia) Military Academy. Student of University of Notre Dame, 1910-1911, Indiana U., 1911-1913.

Career

Assistant cashier International Trust & Savings Bank, Gary, Indiana, 1913-1915, cashier, 1915-1917. Business manager South Bend News-Times, 1917-1920, public, 1920-1932, editor and publisher, 1933-1938. Treasurer Conservative Life Insurance Company of America, 1919-1925, president, 1925-1945.

Retired, August, 1945.

Membership

Member Delta Tau Delta. Clubs: Indiana (South Bend).

Connections

Married Alice Summers. Children: Jo Ann, Thomas Louis.

father:
Rome Charles Stephenson

mother:
Ella Jane (Maxwell) Stephenson

spouse:
Alice Summers

children:
Jo Ann Stephenson

Thomas Louis Stephenson