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Joe Williamson

Joe Williamson, American consultant engineer. Recipient Kenneth Allen award Florida Sewage Works Association, 1941, Service award, 1943; named Engineer of Year, St. Louis chapter Missouri Society Professional Engineers, 1975. Registered profile engineer, Missouri, Illinois, Florida, 10 other states.

Background

  • Williamson, Joe was born on March 27, 1906 in St. Louis. Son of Joseph and Florence Emily (Burton) Williamson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Missouri, Rolla, 1929.

    Career

    • Surveyman, Mississippi River Commission, 1926-1927. Vice president Russell & Axon, construction engineering, Missouri and Illinois, 1929-1939, Florida, 1939-1951. Owner, principal engineer Williamson & Associates, consultant engrs., St. Louis, 1951-1978.

      Past president Florida Society Professional Engineers.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of Executive Committee St. Louis Hills Home Owners Association, 1975-1978. Member American, Missouri (past president) consultant engrs. councils, National, Missouri societies professional engrs., American Society of Civil Engineers (life), American Water Works Association (life), Water Pollution Control Association, American Academy Environmental Engineers, St. Louis Engineers. Club, Academy Civil Engineers U. Missouri-Rolla, St. Louis Astronomical Society, Theta Xi, Theta Tau.

    Clubs: St. Louis Ambassadors, Shriners. Patentee water treatment processes, pneumatic sewage ejector.

    Connections

    • Married LaVerne Nimmo, May 28, 1952.
    • father: Joseph Williamson
    • mother: Florence Emily (Burton) Williamson
    • spouse: LaVerne Nimmo
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    Born March 27, 1906
    Died September, 1978
    (aged 72)
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