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Robert Wallace Gillispie

manufacturer executive.

Robert Wallace Gillispie, American manufacturer executive.

Background

Gillispie, Robert Wallace was born on April 17, 1882 in Wheatley, New York, United States. Son of Robert L. and Lillie (MacMullen) Gillispie.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Wesleyan University, 1904.

Career

New York district manager Pennsylvania Steel Company, 1912-1915, general sales manager, 1915-1916. General sales manager Bethlehem Steel Company, 1916-1920, vice president, general manager Jeffrey Manufacturing Company, Columbus, Ohio, 1926-1930, president, 1930-1951, Chairman of the Board since 1951. Chairman board Galion (Great British), Ltd., Wakefield, England, Galion Iron works & Manufacturing Company, Jeffrey Manufacturing Limited company of Canada.

Director British-Jeffrey-Diamond, Ltd., Dayton Malleable Iron Company, Jaeger Machine Company, O. Bell Telephone Сompany.

Membership

Clubs: Rocky Fork Riding and Hunt.

Connections

Married Marion Stephenson, September 16, 1907.

father:
Robert L. Gillispie

mother:
Lillie (MacMullen) Gillispie

spouse:
Marion Stephenson