|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1908|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 27, 1989|
Founder of Byrne Compressed Air
Born and raised in New York, Terence J. Byrne started his career working for Ingersoll-Rand as a steel forger. As time went by, he repaired Ingersoll Rand Pumps & Motors on US Naval Ships. After 20 years and making it to Engineer status, Mr. Byrne retired from Ingersoll-Rand and started Byrne Compressed Air. Byrne Compressed Air's main focus was on Industrial Air Compressors. It was one of the first companies to be titled as a Industrial Compressor Dealer of a sole brand. That brand was Ingersoll-Rand.
Source: www.bcaequip.com, accessed 4/21/2010.
Terence J. Byrne
81, retired engineer with Ingersoll-Rand
HYANNIS - Terence J. Byrne, 81, died Sunday at Cape Cod Hospital after a brief illness.
He was the husband of Margaret (Ferguson) Byrne. Mr. Byrne lived in Hyannis since moving from Florida and New York in 1969.
For 20 years, he was an engineer with the Ingersoll-Rand Co. He owned the Byrne Compressed Air and Equipment Co in the Bronx, N.Y., for about 12 years, retiring from his company in 1960.
He was the former president of the Ridge Manor Golf Association in Ridge Manor, Fla.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Byrne is survived by a son and four grandchildren.
Graveside service will be private. Memorial donations may be made to Barnstable Rescue Squad, Route 6A, Barnstable 02630.
Austin Thomas Byrne (1859 - 1934)
Rebena Jardin Byrne (1872 - 1947)
Margaret Mary Ferguson Byrne (1905 - 1990)*
Alice Rebena Byrne (1891 - 1891)*
Austin St. Clair Byrne (1892 - 1975)*
Louise Evelyn Byrne (1893 - 1918)*
Oliver Thomas Byrne (1900 - 1961)*
Terence Julius Byrne (1908 - 1989)
Created by: Sue Hawes
Record added: Apr 17, 2010
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