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business executive.

Raymond Joseph Barnes, business executive.

Background

Barnes, Raymond Joseph was born on October 13, 1897 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry Francis and Martha Agnes (Cavanaugh) Barnes.

Education

Educated Philadelphia public schools.

Career

In grain trade, 1916-1969. Chairman Erie Grain Elevator Corporation, Tidewater Grain Company, R.J. Barnes & Son, Inc. President Tidewater Grain Company (Maryland.), Eastern Grain Company, Tidewater Mill & Elevator Company, Eastern Commodities Corporation, Commodities Management Corporation, also Barnes, Donegan and Company, Barnes, Murphy and Company, Inc., Philadelphia.

Director National Grain Trade Council. Past president Commercial Exchange Philadelphia. President N.A. Export Grain Assns., New York.

Member Chicago Board of Trade, Winnipeg Grain Exchange, Minneapolis Grain Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Commodity Exchange, Inc., New York, New York Produce Exchange.

Membership

Member Chicago Board of Trade, Winnipeg Grain Exchange, Minneapolis Grain Exchange, Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Commodity Exchange, Inc., New York, New York Produce Exchange. Member nat. laymen’s committee Catholic Committee on Scouting. Member Soybean Council of America (director), American, Pennsylvania Angus associations, Baltimore Chamber of Commerce, also Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia.

Clubs: Union League, (Philadelphia, Chicago), Seaview Country (Absecon, New Jersey).

Connections

Married Mary Leslie Love, June 8, 1923. Children: Raymond Joseph, Maryellen.

father:
Henry Francis Barnes

mother:
Martha Agnes (Cavanaugh) Barnes

spouse:
Mary Leslie Love

children:
Raymond Joseph Barnes

Maryellen Barnes