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William Perrin Carmichael

William Perrin Carmichael, American civil engineer. Member American Society Engineering Contractors, S.A.R.


  • Carmichael, William Perrin was born on April 14, 1858 in Warren County, Indiana, United States. Son of Ralph Erskine and Rebecca (Dill-Kent) Carmichael.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Wabash College, Indiana, 1879, A.M., 1886.


    • 1 daughter, Katherine Norris. Executive secretary Indiana Engineering Society, 1891-1893. Manager Williamsport (Indiana) Stone Company, 1893-1898.

      President Wm. P. Marmichael Company, Williamsport, Indiana, St. Louis, Missouri, Mexico City, Mexico, engineering contractors, 1898-1910. Vice-president and general manager Unit Construction Company, St. Louis, 1910-1914. President Carmichael-Cryder Company, Inc., St. Louis, 1914-1929.

      President The Carmichael Gravel Company, Williamsport, Indiana, and St. Louis, 1914-1925. Vice-president and treasurer Midwest Consolidated Utilities, 1931-1936. Retired. President of Winona Lake Institutions, 1918-1939.

      Now president Nowata County Gas Company.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member American Society Engineering Contractors, S.A.R. Clubs: City, Missoury Athletic.


    • Married Alice Norris, March 2, 1887.
    • father: Ralph Erskine Carmichael
    • mother: Rebecca (Dill-Kent) Carmichael
    • spouse: Alice Norris
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    Born April 14, 1858
    Died December 17, 1944
    (aged 86)