Party affiliation: progressive Democrat
Vernon, Iowa, March 16, 1890. Children—Hazel Wade (Mistress Charles Baker), Marion Leonore (Mistress A. E. Brown). Assistant professor electrical engineering, Ohio State University, 1902-1903.
Professor electrical engineering, University of Arkansas, 1904-1937. Vice president University of Arkansas and dean College of Engineering, 1913-1937, dean emeritus since 1937. Engineer in charge water power survey of Arkansas (in cooperation with United States Geological Survey), 1909, 1910.
President State Board for Engineering Registration, 1938.