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Walter Graeme Eliot

Walter Graeme Eliot, American civil engineer. Member Company K, 7th Regiment, National Guard New York and of its victorious rifle teams of 1904, 05, 06.

Background

  • Eliot, Walter Graeme was born on November 16, 1857 in New York, United States. Son of Augustus G. (Doctor of Medicine and Elizabeth (Proctor) E.

  • Education

    • Engineer of Mines, Bachelor of Philosophy, Columbia, 1878, C.E., 1879, Doctor of Philosophy., 1882. Doctor of Laws, St. Francis Xavier College, 1892. Admitted to senior class, Harvard.

    Career

    • Carlton James), Amory Vivion (United States of America), Van Cortlandt Stoutenburgh, Priscilla Alden. Inspector tenements, New York Health Department, 1877-1878. Judge, municipal, competitions, 1878-1880.

      Sanitary engineer of health department, New York, 1880-1881. Engineering expert on water supply, 10th Census, 1881. General manager American Photo Litho.

      Company, 1881-1882; secretary, auditor Westcott Express Company, 1884-1887. Editor and a proprietor University Magazine, 1890-1894. Assistant chemist, and inspector foods, health department, 1896-1898.

      Active for 4 years in organization of milk interests of New York. On technical staff. department taxes and assessments, New York, 1898-1902. Assistant engineer topographical bureau, Borough of Queens, New York, 1902-1910, engineer in charge, 1910.

      Commissioner parks, Borough of Queens, New York, 1911-1914. Author of 1st bill to license professional engrs. Appointed member of New York State Board of Licensing for Professional Engineers, term 1921-1930 (chairman 1925).

    Works

    • Author of 1st bill to license professional engrs. Appointed member of New York State Board of Licensing for Professional Engineers, term 1921-1930 (chairman 1925).

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Company K, 7th Regiment, National Guard New York and of its victorious rifle teams of 1904, 05, 06.

    Connections

    • Married Maud Stoutenburgh, February 4, 1892. Children: Marion Elinor Viola (wife of Lieutenant.
    • father: Augustus G. Eliot
    • spouse: Maud Stoutenburgh
    • child: Marion Elinor Viola (wife of Lt Eliot
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    Born November 16, 1857
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