Elmer Henry Maytag


Elmer Henry Maytag

Elmer Henry Maytag (September 18, 1883 – 20 July, 1940) was the Maytag Corporation president starting in 1926. He also founded the Maytag Dairy Farms. He was the son of founder, Frederick Louis Maytag I and he had a brother: Lewis Bergman Maytag. He married Ora Kennedy, and had as his children: Frederick Louis Maytag II; Mary Louise Maytag (1916-?); Robert E. Maytag (1923-1962) and Elizabeth J. Maytag (1925-?) [1925 Iowa State Census ] Elmer died in 1940 in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. [cite book |last=Ingham |first=John |authorlink= |url=http://books.google.com/books?id=Suu9yUKdA8IC&pg=PA874&ots=vGXqRUOSN-&dq=%22+Elmer+Henry+Maytag%22&sig=QI4mIisc4tXcK19q72YaGuoGisg |title=Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders |year=1983 |publisher=Greenwood Press |location= | pages= |isbn=0313239088 ] [cite news |first= |last= |authorlink= |coauthors= |title=Died |url=http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,764280,00.html |quote=Elmer Henry Maytag, 56, president and son of the founder of the Maytag Co. (washing machines); in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin |publisher=Time (magazine) |date=Monday, July 29, 1940 |accessdate=2007-07-21 ]

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