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Theodore Donald Wells

Theodore Donald Wells, American naval architect. Member Construction Corps, United States of America, 1917-1919.; Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Institute Naval Architects (London), American Legion, Delta Kappa Epsilon.; Mason.; Club: Whitehall. Designer of many private yachts, etc.

Background

  • Wells, Theodore Donald was born on October 22, 1875 in Hudson Falls, New York, United States. Son of Thomas E. and Charlotte A. (Cornell) Wells.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1898. Post-graduate work, University of Glasgow (Scotland), 1902.

    Career

    • Began as member firm Herreshoff & Wells, New York City, 1902. Member firm Wintringham & Wells, 1903-1907, alone, 1907-1917 and since 1919. Manager Tebo Yacht Basin Company, 1913-1916.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Construction Corps, United States of America, 1917-1919. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Institute Naval Architects (London), American Legion, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Mason.; Club: Whitehall.

    Designer of many private yachts, etc.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Miner Fletcher, October 9, 1901. Children: Fletcher, Theodora Fletcher.
    • father: Thomas E. Wells
    • mother: Charlotte A. (Cornell) Wells
    • spouse: Anna Miner Fletcher
    • children: Fletcher Wells
    • Theodora Fletcher Wells
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