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Albert Kingsbury

Albert Kingsbury, American mechanical engineer. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science; member American Society Mech. Engineers.


  • Kingsbury, Albert was born on December 23, 1863 in near Morris, Illinois, United States. Son of Lester Wayne and Eliza (Fosdick) Kingsbury.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, Cornell, 1889. Studied mechanic engineering, Ohio State University and Cornell.


    • Instructor in mechanic engineering and physics, N.H. College, 1889-1890. Mechanic engineer, H. B. Camp Company, Cuyahoga Falls, O., 1890-1891. Professor mechanic engineering, N.H. College, 1891-1899.

      Professor applied mechanics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1899-1903. Mechanic engineer Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, E. Pittsburgh, 1903-1910. Consulting engineer since 1910.

      President Kingsbury Machine Works, Frankford, Philadelphia.


    • Contributor to translations of engineering societies on subjects in mechanic engineering.


    Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member American Society Mech. Engineers.


    • Married Alison Mason, July 25, 1893. Children: Margaretta Mason, Alison Mason, Elisabeth Brewster, Katharine Knox, Theodora.
    • father: Lester Wayne Kingsbury
    • mother: Eliza (Fosdick) Kingsbury
    • spouse: Alison Mason
    • children: Margaretta Mason Kingsbury
    • Alison Mason Kingsbury
    • Elisabeth Brewster Kingsbury
    • Katharine Knox Kingsbury
    • Theodora Kingsbury
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    Born December 23, 1863
    Died July 28, 1943
    (aged 79)