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James Keyes Conner

James Keyes Conner, American civil engineer.

Background

  • Conner, James Keyes was born on April 12, 1871 in Wabash. Indiana. Son of Ovid Washington and Annie (Keyes) Conner.

  • Education

    • Public schools and Rose Polytechnic Institute.

    Career

    • June 24, 1896. Assistant engineer and supervisor of track, C.C.C. & St. L. Railway Company, 1895-1899. Assistant engineer, B. & O. R.R., 1899-1900. Assistant engineer, designer and engineer New York City Lines, 1900-1906.

      1st assistant, engineer, 1906-1914, chief engineer, February 10, since 1914. L.E. & W. Railroad Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Connections

    • Married Winifred Lamport.
    • father: Ovid Washington Conner
    • mother: Annie (Keyes) Conner
    • spouse: Winifred Lamport.
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    Born April 12, 1871
    Died March 18, 1925
    (aged 53)
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