William Brown Doddridge
William Brown Doddridge, American capitalist.
Doddridge, William Brown was born on October 19, 1848 in Circleville, Ohio, United States. Son of Nathaniel Willis and Annie E. (Brown) Doddridge.
Education common schools, Columbus, Ohio.
Telegraph messenger and operator, 1862-1866. Entered railway service, 1866, with Pittsburgh, Columbus & Cincinnati R.R. Went to U.P., 1867, becoming a div. superintendent, 1878, general superintendent Idaho div., 1881-1884.
Business manager Anaconda Copper Smelting Company, 1884-1886. Div. superintendent Mo.P. Railway, 1886-1889. General manager St. Louis, Arkansas & Texas R.R., 1889-1891, and of its successor, St. Louis, Southwestern Railway, 1891-1893.
General manager Mo.P. Railway System, 1893-1900. Address: 3965 Westminster Place, St. Louis.
Married Frances L. Barnum, 1870.
Nathaniel Willis Doddridge
Annie E. (Brown) Doddridge
Frances L. Barnum