Biography of Joseph I. Bond
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BOND, Joseph I'On, life insurance; born, Savannah, Ga., Mar. 14, 1867; son of Joseph Bryan and Mary I'On (Wragg) Bond; descended from the Pendarvis's of South Carolina (1670) and the Screvens family of Georgia; educated in public schools; married, New York, Dec. 25, 1906, Helen Giddings, of Oberlin, O. Began active career as a traveling salesman for Tucker & Co., of Baltimore, remaining seven years; entered railroad service with the Central of Georgia Railroad Co., at Savannah, Ga., as a clerk, held various positions until breaking out of Spanish American War; after returning from the war became associated with the Georgia Export & Import Co., Savannah; in 1900 again became connected with Central of Georgia Railroad Co., in the auditing department; entered life insurance business at Savannah, 1902; district agent at Glens Falls, N. Y., of Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co., 1905-10, also general agent Maryland Casualty Co., and Fidelity & Deposit Co. of Baltimore, and the Employers' Liability Co. of London, England; district agent at Detroit for Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. of Milwaukee, since Oct. 1, 1910. Member Special District Agents' Association and Detroit Branch, National Underwriters' Association. Served in the volunteer militia of Georgia for twenty three years; veteran Spanish American War, 2d Ga. Regt. Inf. Episcopalian. Recreations: fishing and hunting. Office: 619 Hammond Bldg. Residence: The Palms Apts.

The Book of Detroiters
A Biographical Dictionary
Of Leading Living Men
Of The City of Detroit

Second Edition 1914
Edited By: Albert Nelson Marquis
A. N. Marquis & Company
Chicago 1914.

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