logo logo

Louis Clifton Kingscott

Louis Clifton Kingscott, American architect. Recipient citation University of Michigan College Engineering, 1953. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (past president W. Michigan chapter); member American Society of Civil Engineers, Michigan Society Architects, Michigan Engineering Society (past president), Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce (past president).

Background

  • Kingscott, Louis Clifton was born on July 11, 1898 in Bear Lake, Michigan, United States. Son of Ralph and Etta (Buckner) Kingscott.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Michigan, 1922.

    Career

    • Engaged as designer, estimator, associate engineer, engineer charge purchasing and direction construction projects, Michigan, 1922-1929. Secretary-treasurer Stewart-Kingscott Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1929-1932. Secretary-treasurer Louis C. Kingscott & Associates, architects and engrs., Kalamazoo, 1932-1955, president, since 1955.

      Director Science and Engineering Corporation, Detroit. Past member Michigan Board Registration Architects, Engineers and Land Surveyors. Past member Kalamazoo Building Code Commission, Kalamazoo Central Business District Plan Committee, Michigan Building Commission, 1960.

      Past member Kalamazoo Tax. Board Review; past advising committee International Bridge Authority. Member Governor Committee Michigan Economics Future, 1959.

      Chairman Kalamazoo County Democratic Party, 1936-1938. Member Michigan Democratic Central Committee, 1938-1940.

    Membership

    Fellow) The American Institute of Architects (past president W. Michigan chapter). Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Michigan Society Architects, Michigan Engineering Society (past president), Kalamazoo Chamber of Commerce (past president).

    Connections

    • Married Naomai Ruth Winters, November 24, 1924. Children: Louis Clifton, Marilyn Ruth (Mistress.
    • father: Ralph Kingscott
    • mother: Etta (Buckner) Kingscott
    • spouse: Naomai Ruth Winters
    • children: Louis Clifton Kingscott
    • Marilyn Ruth (Mrs Kingscott
    See on larger map
    Died November 5, 1962
    (aged 64)
    Nationality

    Award