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Alexander Haring

Alexander Haring, American engineer, lawyer. Member American Society Civil Engineers; Club: Rotary of the Bronx (president).


  • Haring, Alexander was born on August 19, 1871 in Troy, New York, United States. Son of States S. and Anna M. (Alexander) Haring.

  • Education

    • C.E., from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Trov, New York, 1895. Bachelor of Laws, New York University, 1909, Master of Laws, 1910, Juris Doctor, 1911.


    • 1 son, Forrest Chapman. Began engineering practice, 1895. Admitted to New York Bar, 1909.

      Professor bridge and railway engineering, New York University, 1905-1936, with New York World’s Fair, 1936-1939. Secretary Department of Public Works. New York City, 1939-1940.

      Editor. Engineer Research Office, United States Army. 1943-1945; private engineering and law practice. since 1909.


    • Author: The Law of Contract.


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member American Society Civil Engineers. Club: Rotary of the Bronx (president).


    • Married Ethel Chapman, May 29, 1901.
    • father: States S. Haring
    • mother: Anna M. (Alexander) Haring
    • spouse: Ethel Chapman
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    Born August 19, 1871
    Died March 14, 1960
    (aged 88)