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Coleman Sellers

Coleman Sellers, American engineer.

Background

  • Sellers, Coleman was born on September 5, 1852 in Cincinnati. Son of Coleman and Cornelia (Wells) Sellers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of Pennsylvania, 1873, Master of Science, 1876. Special studies mechanic engineering in works of Wm. Sellers & Company, Philadelphia.

    Career

    • Assistant manager, 1886-1902, engineer, 1902-1919. and president, since 1919, Wm. Sellers & Company, Inc. One of Pennsylvania commissioner of navigation for River Delaware, since 1907.

      President Philadelphia Chamber Commerce, 1908-1912. Home: Philadelphia, Pa.

    Connections

    • Married Helen Graham Jackson, June 3, 1880.
    • father: Coleman Sellers
    • mother: Cornelia (Wells) Sellers
    • spouse: Helen Graham Jackson
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    Born September 5, 1852
    Died August 15, 1923
    (aged 70)
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