Biography of Henry B. Bourne
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JOY, Henry Bourne; born, Detroit, Nov. 23, 1864; son of James Frederic and Mary (Bourne) Joy; educated in public and private schools; Michigan Military Academy; graduate Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass., 1883; student Sheffield Scientific School, Yale University, leaving in junior year, 1886; married at Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich., Oct. 11, 1892, Helen Hall Newberry; 2 children: Helen, Henry Bourne, Jr. Began as office boy, Peninsular Car Co., and became clerk, paymaster and assistant treasurer; in mining business in Utah, 1887-89; assistant treasurer and director Fort Street Union Depot Co., Detroit, since 1889; president and director Detroit Union Railroad Depot and Station Co. since 1896; treasurer and director Peninsular Sugar Refining Co. since 1899; president Packard Motor Car Co., became general manager and director, 1903; director Michigan Sugar Co., since 1906. President Lincoln Highway Association. Republican. Presbyterian. Member State Naval Militia 5 years; served in U. S. Navy during Spanish American War as chief boatswain's mate U. S. S. Yosemite. Member Detroit Board of Commerce. Member Delta Psi (Yale Chapter), Navy League of the United States, Y. M. C. A. Clubs: Yondotega, Detroit, University, Country, Old Club of St. Clair Flats, Detroit Boat, Detroit Motor Boat, Detroit Motor, Automobile, Detroit Athletic, Bloomfield Hills, Larchmont Yacht, Detroit Rifle and Revolver, New York Engineers', New York Yacht (New York), Yale, Automobile Club of America. Recreations: automobile touring and yachting. Office: Packard Motor Car Co. Residence: "Fairacres," Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.

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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