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Charles Alfred Paquette

Charles Alfred Paquette, American civil engineer. Member American Society Civil Engineers, American Railway Engineering Association, Western Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

  • Paquette, Charles Alfred was born on April 2, 1872 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Gervais Paquette de la Vallee and Josephine (L’Etourneau) P.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of Notre Dame, Indiana, 1890, C.E., 1891, Bachelor of Letters, 1891, Master of Science, 1896.

    Career

    • 1 son, Charles Alfred. Joined engineer corps Library Science & Master of Science Railway, 1891. With C.,C.,C. & St. Louis Railway since 1892, as engineer maintenance of way, 1894-1899, superintendent 1899-1906, assistant chief engineer, 1906-1912, chief engineer maintenance of way, 1912-1915, chief engineer, March 1915-April 1, 1924.

      Was also chief engineer Cincinnati Northern R.R., and Evansville, Indianapolis & Terre Haute Railway. Formerly president White Construction Company. President Paquette Engineering Corporation.

      Director Mechanical Engineering White Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Society Civil Engineers, American Railway Engineering Association, Western Society of Civil Engineers.

    Connections

    • Married Bertha Mathias, of Elkhart, Indiana, October 9, 1894.
    • father: Gervais Paquette Paquette
    • spouse: Bertha Mathias
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