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Thomas Evans

Thomas Evans, Indian civil engineer. Member American Society Agricultural Engineers Society Automotive Engineers, Davenport, Bettendorf chambers commerce, Tau Beta Pi, Chi Epsilon.

Background

  • Evans, Thomas was born on May 13, 1916 in Rasalpura, India. Son of Thomas Aneurin and Mary Darling (Fairbank) Evans.

  • Education

    • Brought to the United States, 1920, naturalized, 1928. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1938.

    Career

    • Junior engineer Wininger & Selby, New York City, 1938. Field engineer Dravo Corporation, Neville, Iowa, and Pittsburgh, 1940. Stress analyst Curtiss-Wright Company, Buffalo, 1940-1942, chief structures, Louisville, 1942-1946, assistant chief structures, Columbus, Ohio, 1946-1948.

      Chief engineer B.F. Avery & Sons, Louisville, 1948-1951, Minneapolis-Moine Company, Louisville, 1951-1955, Hopkins, Minnesota, 1955-1958. Chief engineer J.I. Case Company, Bettendorf, Iowa, 1958-1966, manager harvesting engineering, 1967-1970, chief engineer, 1970-1973.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member American Society Agricultural Engineers Society Automotive Engineers, Davenport, Bettendorf chambers commerce, Tau Beta Pi, Chi Epsilon.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Gleich Mateer, December 21, 1940. Children: Ann Fairbank (Mistress.
    • father: Thomas Aneurin Evans
    • mother: Mary Darling (Fairbank) Evans
    • spouse: Jean Gleich Mateer
    • child: Ann Fairbank (Mrs Evans
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    Born March 13, 1916
    Died 1973
    (aged 56)
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