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Willard Benjamin Rogers

hotel executive , insurance , advertising.

Willard Benjamin Rogers, American hotel executive, insurance, advertising. Member Connecticut div. New England Council since 1929.; Member Connecticut House of Republican, 1917-1921; member All-New England Recreational Development Committee; Mason.

Background

Rogers, Willard Benjamin was born on October 28, 1888 in Manchester, Connecticut, United States. Son of Alexander and Sarah (Sinnamon) Rogers.

Education

Educated high school, South Manchester, Connecticut.

Career

1 son, Kermit. National president Fraternal Benefit League, New Haven, Connecticut, 1919-1924. Nat. representative American Insurance Union, Columbus, Ohio, 1924-1926. General manager, later also secretary and treasurer Fuller Battery corporation since 1924.

General manager and treasurer Rogers Land corporation since 1926. Director and in charge advertising Hotel Bond Company, since 1927. President and general manager The Bond Hotels.

Owner Rogers Insurance Agency.

Membership

Member Connecticut div. New England Council since 1929. Member Connecticut House of Republican, 1917-1921.

Member All-New England Recreational Development Committee. Mason.; Clubs: Manchester City, Lions, Hartford Advertising, Hartford Automobile (directory).

Connections

Married Ruth McCue, of Hartford, Connecticut, March 15, 1911.

father:
Alexander Rogers

mother:
Sarah (Sinnamon) Rogers

spouse:
Ruth McCue