Frederick J. Poyneer; S.A.E. bio, 1912
POYNEER, SCHAEFFER, MANN
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Date: 12/13/2008 at 10:19:41
Poyneer, Frederick Julian, mercantile; b. Williamsburg, Iowa, March 8, 1885; s/o George & Emma (Schaeffer); ed. University of Iowa, 1908; baseball team, associate editor of Annual; memb. Die Germania; initiated by Iowa Beta, March, 1905; eminent deputy archon; delegate to province convention at St. Louis; acted as eminent deputy archon at installation of Iowa Gamma, June 3, 1907; wholesale coal business; memb. University club, Commercial club and Country club; m. Virginia P. Mann, Sept. 5, 1911. Address, 1719 D. Ave., Cedar Rapids, Iowa. (pg 193)
~Who's Who in S.A.E. - A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Members of the Fraternity. Edited by William C. Levere. Evanston, Illinois, 1912.
1. S.A.E. = Sigma Alpha Epsilon
2. The preface of the directory states that "hundreds" of members didn't return their questionaire, so don't appear in the 1912 directory.
3. Founded on March 9, 1856, Sigma Alpha Epsilon is the largest North American secret letter, social college fraternity. The researcher can read more about S.A.E. in Wikipedia
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