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William Joseph Dwyer, American banker. Served as state chairman for New Jersey American Bankers Association war bond committee, 1944-1945; Served as private United States Army, 1917-1919; Member American Bankers Association (trustee), American Institute Banking, American Legion, Community Chest.

Background

Dwyer, William Joseph was born on March 20, 1888 in Jersey City, N. J. Son of William J. and Katherine Loretta (Cogan) Dwyer.

Education

Educated St. Paul’s Academy, Jersey City.

Career

Traveling salesman, 12 years. Field director, American Red Cross, 1920-1923. Founder. Bailey, Dwyer & Company, Jersey City, 1925, and served as vice president.

Reorganization Bergen Trust Company, 1940, president since October 1940. Director Westerleigh Hills realty corporation.

Membership

Served as state chairman for New Jersey American Bankers Association war bond committee, 1944-1945. Served as private United States Army, 1917-1919. Member American Bankers Association (trustee), American Institute Banking, American Legion, Community Chest.

Clubs: Lake Mohawk Country, Lake Mohawk Horse Show Association (chairman).

Connections

Married Clara Virginia Daniels, August 20, 1926. Children: Nancy Elliott, William Daniels.

father:
William J. Dwyer

mother:
Katherine Loretta (Cogan) Dwyer

spouse:
Clara Virginia Daniels

children:
Nancy Elliott Dwyer

William Daniels Dwyer