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Samuel Graham Neiler

Samuel Graham Neiler, American electrical and mechanic engineer. Awards St.

Background

  • Neiler, Samuel Graham was born on November 14, 1866 in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel E. and Lovina (Jackson) Neiler.

  • Education

    • Special student, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1884-1886. Mechanic engineering course, University of Minnesota, 1888-1889.

    Career

    • 1 son, Richard. Assistant mechanic engineer, M.,St.P.&S.S.M. Railway, 1889-1890. Engineer at Boston office of Thomson-Houston Electric Company, 1891-1892. Assistant electrical engineer, World’s Fair, Chicago, 1892-1894.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Pierce, Richardson & Neiler, consultant and designing engrs., 1895-1911, president, 1911-1913. Member Neiler, Rich & corporation since 1913. Member of International Jury of Awards St. Louis Exposition, 1904.

    Member commission on electrical generation, Century of Progress, Chicago, 1933. Life; member Franklin Institute, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Institute of Electrical Engineer of Great Britain, National District Heating Association, American Society Civil Engineers, The Electric Association of Chicago (vice-president and directory). Club: Union League.

    Connections

    • Married Mary A. Gowdy, May 14, 1901.
    • father: Samuel E. Neiler
    • mother: Lovina (Jackson) Neiler
    • spouse: Mary A. Gowdy
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    Born November 14, 1866
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