Alexander Mahon Acheson
Alexander Mahon Acheson, American civil engineer.
Acheson, Alexander Mahon was born on July 20, 1858 in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James C. and Mary E. (Mahon) Acheson.
Student Washington and Jefferson College, 1876-1879.
Began as rodman, New York, L.E. & Western Road, 1880. Levelman New York, West Shore & Buffalo R.R., 1881-1883. Transitman P. R.R., 1883-1885.
Railroad surveys, 1885-1887. Assistant engineer St. Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba Railway, 1887-1889. Assistant engineer, 1889-1900, resident engineer, at Dallas, Texas, 1900-1906, div. superintendent, since 1906, M.K. & T. Railway of Texas Home: Trinity, Texas.