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Andrews Allen

Andrews Allen, American engineer. Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).


  • Allen, Andrews was born on January 11, 1870 in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Professor William Francis and Margaret Loring (Andrews) Allen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Continuing education, University of Wisconsin, 1891. C.E., 1893.


    • With United States Geological Survey in Upper Michigan, 1891. Draftsman and assistant engineer, Edge Moor Bridge Works, 1891-1899. Contracting engineer, Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Company, 1899-1911.

      President Allen & Garcia Company, since 1911.


    Mason ( Knights Templar, Shriner).


    • Married Margaret Isabel Thomas, October 9, 1894 (divorced 1915). Married second, Elizabeth Emerson Cooke, January 15, 1916. Children: Andrews, Katharine Elisabeth, Francis J. and Henry (both adopted).
    • father: Professor William Francis Allen
    • mother: Margaret Loring (Andrews) Allen
    • spouses: Margaret Isabel Thomas
    • Elizabeth Emerson Cooke
    • children: Andrews Allen
    • Katharine Elisabeth Allen
    • Francis J. and Henry Allen (both adopted)
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    Born January 11, 1870
    Died March 21, 1931
    (aged 61)