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William W. Follett

William W. Follett, American civil engineer.


  • Follett, William W. was born on September 22, 1856 in New Sharon, Maine, United States. Son of William T. and Julia (Merrill) Follett.

  • Education

    • C.E., University of Michigan, 1881 (Master of Engineering, 1914).


    • In practice as civil engineer, since 1881. Construction engineering International Boundary Commission United States and Mexico, 1897-1900, and again, February 1, 1902-July 1, 1914. Construction engineering to the United States Reclamation Service in the drainage of the Rio Grande, April 1906-November 1914.

      Also construction engineering for some private irrigation projects. Home: El Paso, Texas.


    • Married Helen Jordan, June 13, 1888.
    • father: William T. Follett
    • mother: Julia (Merrill) Follett
    • spouse: Helen Jordan
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    Born September 22, 1856
    Died December 28, 1915
    (aged 59)