Melvin Greene Tennent Edit Profile
Educational public schools.
Settled in Tacoma, 1920, and bought a malleable steel and iron foundry. Organized, 1921, The Tennent Steel Casting Company, of which is president. Also acquired the Aurora Foundry, at Seattle, the Bilroe Alloys Company, and erected a modern foundry at Portland, Oregon.
Twice elected mayor of Tacoma. Resigned in 1929 because of lack of coöperation by the city council. Reëlected, March 1930, by a majority of more than 5,000, for term ending May 1934.
Vice-president and manager Atlas Foundry & Machine Company. October 1940, moved to Seattle, Washington, and reopened the Tennent Steel Casting Company, Inc.
Baptists believe that it is important that every person, every individual discover the richness and incredible purity of a close relationship with God.
Member Seattle Chamber Commerce. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner), Eagle, Moose.
Married Agnes H. Hastings, September 12, 1900.