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Sylvanus Boardman Marston

Sylvanus Boardman Marston, American architect.

Background

  • Marston, Sylvanus Boardman was born on August 16, 1883 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Frank Augustine and Annie Mary (Palmer) Marston.

  • Education

    • Student Pomona College, 1901-1903. Bachelor of Architecture, Cornell Univercity, 1907.

    Career

    • United States Army Air Corps). Independent practice of architecture 1908-1914. Member firm Marston-Van Pelt 1915-1921, Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury 1921-1926, Marston & Maybury since 1926, Pasadena, California Practice includes many residences, semi-public and public buildings in Southern California.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member firm Marston-Van Pelt 1915-1921, Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury 1921-1926, Marston & Maybury since 1926, Pasadena, California Practice includes many residences, semi-public and public buildings in Southern California. (Fellow) The American Institute of Architects, president Southern California chapter 1940-1941. Served as physical director attached to French army, World War I.

    Member National Architecture Accrediting Board. Member Gargoyle, Delta Phi. Mason (32°).; Clubs: Overland, University, New Century, Pasadena.

    Connections

    • Married Edith Alice Hatfield, May 26, 1910. Children: Paul Hatlield, Keith Palmer, Bruce Truesdale (colonel.
    • father: Frank Augustine Marston
    • mother: Annie Mary (Palmer) Marston
    • spouse: Edith Alice Hatfield
    • children: Paul Hatlield Marston
    • Keith Palmer Marston
    • Bruce Truesdale (col Marston
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    Born August 16, 1883
    Died November 16, 1946
    (aged 63)
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