Father of Louis Vernon L. State chemist and member State Board of Health, North Carolina, 1876-1880. Since 1880 in practice as consulting engineer, metallurgist, assayer and chemist, and expert in chemistry and engineering cases. For 2 years expert New York Elec.
Subway Commission; receiver Harney Peak Tin Mining Company 14 years. Vice president Assurance Company of America. Consulting engineer American bureau of Mines.
Vice president of Chapultepec Land Company President American Institute Mining Engineers, 1903. Home: Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York.