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William Samuel Pugh

William Samuel Pugh, American mining engineer. Member Pennsylvania Engineers Society American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers; Mason (33°, K.T Shriner).

Background

  • Pugh, William Samuel was born on June 27, 1871 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John and Rosanna (Beidelman) Pugh.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the high school, Pottsville, 1888. Graduate correspondent course International Corresponding Schools, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1896.

    Career

    • Private practice as civil and mining engineer, since 1892. Now consultant mining engineer for Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Frequently called to testify before cts. of anthracite region and Public Service communications of Pennsylvania.

      Employers’ representative Federal Labor Board, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, 1917-1918.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Pennsylvania Engineers Society American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers. Mason (33°, K.T Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married Jennie June Edwards, October 27, 1896.
    • father: John Pugh
    • mother: Rosanna (Beidelman) Pugh
    • spouse: Jennie June Edwards
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    Died January 19, 1954
    (aged 82)
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