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Raymond Du Puy

Raymond Du Puy, American civil engineer.

Background

  • Puy, Raymond Du was born on January 4, 1860 in Pittsburgh. Son of Technology Haskins and Martha L. (Allen) D.

  • Education

    • Georgetown University, District of Columbia, 1876-1877.

    Career

    • Began as water boy, M.,K. & T. Railway, Texas, 1877. Assistant engineer same road and Member of Parliament Railway, 1881. Chief engineer Tioga R.R. (branch New York, L.E. & W. Railway), 1881-1885.

      General superintendent Minnesota & Northwestern Railway, 1885-1887. General manager C., St. P. & Knights of Columbus Railway, 1887-1888. President Leavenworth & St. Joseph and DeKalb & Great Western rys., to 1896.

      General superintendent C.G.W. Railway, 1898-1899. Superintendent D.L.&W. R.R., 1899-1900. Vice-president and general manager St. Joseph & Grand Island Railway, 1900-1905, Virginian Railway, April 15, since 1905.

      President Virginian Railway Сompany. Vice president Industrial Finance Company, Norfolk (Virginia) Terminal Railway Company Home: Norfolk, Va.

    Connections

    • Married Doretta Greve, October 15, 1888.
    • father: T. Haskins D.
    • mother: Martha L. (Allen) D.
    • spouse: Doretta Greve
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    Born January 4, 1860
    Died March 14, 1933
    (aged 73)
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