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William Lincoln Sawyer

William Lincoln Sawyer, college dean. Served as Lieutenant (junior grade) to captain United States Navy Reserve; Fellow American Society Civil Engineers; member American Sac. for Engineering Education, Sigma Tau.; Mason, Kiwanian.

Background

  • Sawyer, William Lincoln was born on July 18, 1905 in. Son of William Ira and Celia Florence (Lincoln) Sawyer.

  • Education

    • Student James Millikin U., 1924-1926. Bachelor of Science, сivil engineering, University of Illinois, 1926-1928. Master of Science E., U. Florida, 1937.

    Career

    • Structural draftsman, Mississippi Valley Structural Steel Company, Decatur, 1928-1929. Successively instructor, assistant professor, associate professor, professor сivil engineering, University of Florida, 1929-1949, head professor, department engineering mechanics, 1949-1964, assistant dean College of Engineering, since 1964. Registered profile engineer, Florida.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served as Lieutenant (junior grade) to captain United States Navy Reserve. Fellow American Society Civil Engineers. Member American Sac. for Engineering Education, Sigma Tau.

    Mason, Kiwanian.

    Connections

    • Married Enid Janice Friend, August 26, 1930. Children: Janice Rosemary, William Lincoln, Junior.
    • father: William Ira Sawyer
    • mother: Celia Florence (Lincoln) Sawyer
    • spouse: Enid Janice Friend
    • children: Janice Rosemary Sawyer
    • William Lincoln Sawyer
    • Jr Sawyer
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    Born July 18, 1905
    Died November 25, 1966
    (aged 61)