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Orville Swan Caesar

transportation executive.

Orville Swan Caesar, American transportation executive.


Caesar, Orville Swan was born on May 22, 1892 in Rice Lake, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Frank and Anna (Halvorson) Caesar.


Student in public schools.


October 21, 1921); children—Doris C. Smith, Athalie C. Littell. Married second, Jane Martinson, June 22, 1950. Has owned automobile and bus businesses, Superior, Wisconsin, and Duluth, Minnesota.

With Greyhound since 1925. President Greyhound Corporation, 1945-1956, Chairman of the Board, 1956-1959, honorary Chairman of the Board, since 1959, director. Director Atlantic Greyhound Lines of Virginia, Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines, G.B.L. Building Management Ltd., Greyhound Lines of Canada Ltd., Greyhound Post Houses, Inc., Greyhound Van Lines, Motor Coach Industries, Ltd., Caesar Products, Inc., Bascol Land Corporation trustee Village of Barrington.


Clubs: Barrington Hills Country, Barrington Hills Riding, Evanston (Illinois) Golf.


Married Altie Peterson, October 25, 1913 (deceased.; married second, Jane Martinson, June 22, 1950. Children: Doris C. Smith, Athalie C. Littell.

Frank Caesar

Anna (Halvorson) Caesar

Altie Peterson

Jane Martinson

Doris C. Smith Caesar

Athalie C. Littell Caesar