Earl B. Christy

Earl B. Christy

Earl B. Christy

A Third Generation Knife Maker

Earl was born August 9, 1921 in Fremont, OH. He attended Croghan School graduating from Fremont Ross High School. Earl was a 1941 State Diving Champion at Fremont Ross. 

Earl went on to attend Western Reserve Academy in Hudson OH.

He later attended Texas Tech and graduated in with a degree in Industrial Engineering.

Earl returned to Fremont in 1948 and became Plant Manager of the Christy Company. He became president in 1955 and owner of the Christy Company in 1961. During his tenure the Christy Knife Company manufactured razors, cutlery, and house wares.