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Cyrus Cates Babb

Cyrus Cates Babb, American civil engineer.


  • Babb, Cyrus Cates was born on June 18, 1867 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Cyrus K. and Mary Lucretia (Judkins) Babb.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1890.


    • Hydrographer United States Geological Survey, 1890-1902, engineer same, 1902-1906. Project engineer, United States Reclamation Service, 1906-1909. District engineer United States Geological Survey, 1910.

      Chief engineer Maine State Water Storage Commission, July 1, 1911-December 1914. Consultant hydraulic engineer, 1914-1917. Supervisor of lands, water power, etc.

      The Rhodhiss (North Carolina) Manufacturing Company, and E. A. Smith Manufacturing Company, 1917-1918. Construction engineering, 1919. Home: Granite Falls, North Carolina.


    • Married Grace Crowther, March 7, 1906. Children: Dudley Cyrus, Kathryn.
    • father: Cyrus K. Babb
    • mother: Mary Lucretia (Judkins) Babb
    • spouse: Grace Crowther
    • children: Dudley Cyrus Babb
    • Kathryn Babb
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    Born June 18, 1867
    Died 1937
    (aged 69)