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John Thompson Dorrance, Sr
Birth: Nov. 11, 1873
Death: Sep. 21, 1930

Businessman, Inventor. While working for the Campbell Soup Company, he invented method of producing concentrated canned soup. This cut the cost of cans of soup, allowing it to be accessible to the general public. He would go on to head the Campbell Soup Company itself. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Ethel Mallinckrodt Dorrance (1883 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Ethel Mallinckrodt Dorrance Colket (1909 - 1965)*
  Charlotte Kelsey Dorrance Wright (1911 - 1977)*
  Margaret Winifred Dorrance Strawbridge (1915 - 1953)*
  John Thompson Dorrance (1919 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Devon Section, Lot 9
 
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Record added: Oct 11, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 12876
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John Thompson Dorrance, Sr
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John Thompson Dorrance, Sr
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