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Norris Wulkop Embry Edit Profile

company executive.

Norris Wulkop Embry, American company executive. Member Wirebound Box Manufacturers Association.

Background

Embry, Norris Wulkop was born on August 18, 1890 in Louisville. Son of Henry Foster and Laura (Baker) Embry.

Education

Student in public schools.

Career

Factory employee Bell Coggeshall Box Company (later known as Embry Box Company), Lsvl., 1911, salesman, 1915, Embry Box Company merged with 12 other box manufacturers to form General Box Company, 1922, manager, Lsvl., 1922-1925, assistant to sales manager Chicago office, 1925-1930, district sales manager, plant manager, Brooklyn, 1930-1935, president, director, 1935-1952, Chairman of the Board. President and director Embry Lumber Company, from 1956.

Membership

Member Wirebound Box Manufacturers Association.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Pickett Ball, May 17, 1916. Children: Betty Ball (Mistress.

father:
Henry Foster Embry

mother:
Laura (Baker) Embry

spouse:
Elizabeth Pickett Ball

child:
Betty Ball (Mrs Embry