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Lowrie C. Hartley

Lowrie C. Hartley, American civil engineer.


  • Hartley, Lowrie C. was born on December 29, 1871 in Masontown, West Virginia, United States. Son of S. W. and Wilhelmina (Menear) Hartley.

  • Education

    • Ohio State University, 2 years, special course in engineering.


    • Signalman, 1898-1900, assistant on engineering corps, 1900-1904, assistant engineer maintenance of way, 1904-1907, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway. Signal engineer, 1907-1910, engineer maintenance of way, 1910-1911, chief engineer, since July 1911, Chicago & Eastern Illinois R.R.


    Denomination: Presbyn


    Clubs: Chicago Engineers’, Ridge Country.


    • Married Eva Grimes, of Uniontown, Ohio, 1900. Children: Lois, Margaret, Wilma.
    • father: S. W. Hartley
    • mother: Wilhelmina (Menear) Hartley
    • spouse: Eva Grimes
    • children: Lois Hartley
    • Margaret Hartley
    • Wilma Hartley
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