William Lispenard Robb
William Lispenard Robb, American electrical engineer.
Robb, William Lispenard was born on May 9, 1861 in Saratoga, New York, United States. Son of Alexander J. and Esther (Lispenard) Robb.
Bachelor of Arts, Columbia, 1880. University of Würzburg and Berlin, 1880-1883. Doctor of Philisophy, University of Berlin, 1883.
Federal Polytechnic, Zürich, Switzerland. Doctor of Laws, Trinity College, Connecticut, 1902.
Submarine Mine Service, Spanish-American War, 1898. Construction engineering, Hartford Electric Light Company, General Railway Signal Company. Head, department electrical engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, since 1902.
Married Winifred Matthews, 1893. Children: Winifred Lispenard (Mistress.
Alexander J. Robb
Esther (Lispenard) Robb
Winifred Lispenard (Mrs Robb