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Kingsley Leverich Martin

Kingsley Leverich Martin, American engineer. Served in 2d Battalion Naval Militia, New York, Spanish-American War, commander of batt., 1911-1913.; Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

  • Martin, Kingsley Leverich was born on June 16, 1869 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Charles Cyril and Mary Asenath (Read) Martin.

  • Education

    • Graduate Polytechnic Institute, Brooklyn, 1888. Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1892.

    Career

    • Assistant engineer Brooklyn Bridge, 1892-1896. Engineer in charge Williamsburgh Bridge, 1905. Chief engineer Department of Bridges, New York City, 1908-1909.

      Commissioner of bridges, New York City, 1910-1911. Vice president The Foundation Company, 1911-1913, American Writing Paper Company, 1913-1915. President The Engineer corporation since 1916.

    Membership

    Served in 2d Battalion Naval Militia, New York, Spanish-American War, commander of batt., 1911-1913. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Saxe Johnson, February 2, 1895.
    • father: Charles Cyril Martin
    • mother: Mary Asenath (Read) Martin
    • spouse: Elizabeth Saxe Johnson
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    Born June 16, 1869
    Died March 28, 1947
    (aged 77)
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