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Eugene Gifford Grace
Birth: Aug. 27, 1876
Death: Jul. 26, 1960

Eugene Grace worked for the Bethlehem Steel for almost 60 years and made it into the nation's second largest steelmaker. He graduated from Lehigh University in 1899 with a degree in elect.eng. During his leadership the company became the largest single supplier of arms for the Allies during World War I. Grace encouraged the production of the company's H beams for skyscrapers. During WWII, Bethlehem Steel produced 73 million tons of steel, roughly one-third of the armor and parts for the big guns required by the Navy. Mr. Grace retired in 1957. 
 
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 Parents:
  John W Grace (1843 - 1925)
  Rebecca C Grace (1847 - 1903)
 
 Spouses:
  Marion Brown Grace (1881 - 1956)*
  Marion Brown Grace (1881 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Nisky Hill Cemetery
Bethlehem
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Jennifer Tipton
Record added: Sep 10, 2001
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