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William Hobbs Chadbourn

William Hobbs Chadbourn, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers.


  • Chadbourn, William Hobbs was born on October 17, 1865 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of William H. and Adelaide S. (Peters) Chadbourn.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1886.


    • Chief engineer branch Atlantic Coast Line R.R., 1886-1888, Wilmington Seacoast R.R., 1888-1889. Served in engineer corps, United States of America (Lieutenant 3d Regiment engrs., 1898), 1890-1906. Chief engineer C.G.W. Railway, since 1906.


    Member American Society of Civil Engineers.


    • Married Jane E. Cheney, of Boston, June 19, 1888.
    • father: William H. Chadbourn
    • mother: Adelaide S. (Peters) Chadbourn
    • spouse: Jane E. Cheney
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    Born October 17, 1865