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William Irby Rosamond

architect

William Irby Rosamond, American architect. Recipient certificate of award Gulf State Regional District American International Assurance, 1957.

Background

Rosamond, William Irby was born on November 4, 1912 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Son of William Irby and Lucy May (Pope) Rosamond.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Georgia Institute Technology, 1936.

Career

Associate architectural firms, Mississippi, Tennessee, 1936-1939. V. p. Investment Banking & Mortgage Loan Company, Memphis, 1939-1941. Private architectural practice, Columbus, Mississippi, 1939-1941, 46-73.

President Columbus Reproduction Company, Inc., Willa corporation. Vice president 1112 Main Corporation. Principal William I. Rosamond & Associates P. A., Columbus, Mississippi.

Dir, First Columbus National Bank, Liberty Savings & Loan Association President Columbus-Lowndes County Community Fund, 1963.

Membership

Member City Planning Commission, Columbus, 1947-1948. Board of directors, secretary board State Young Men's Christian Association. Member American International Assurance (president Mississippi chapter 1957), Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Newcomem Society North America, Mississippi Economics Council, Beta Theta Pi.

Mason (32 degree, Shriner), Rotarian. Clubs: Columbus Country, Lowndes County Chowder and Marching, Magowah Gun and Country (Columbus).

Connections

Married Lilla Pratt, October 10, 1939. Children: William Henry, Lilla Merrill.

father:
William Irby Rosamond

mother:
Lucy May (Pope) Rosamond

spouse:
Lilla Pratt

children:
William Henry Rosamond

Lilla Merrill Rosamond