1 daughter, Madalene Abbott. Assistant engineer in charge sewer costrn., Memphis, Tennessee, 1880. Made plans and constructed sewer system, Kalamazoo, Michigan, 1880-1881.
In charge paving and sewer construction, Omaha, Nebraska, 1881-1887. City engineer, 1887-1892. Assistant engineer in charge pavements, 1895-1902, Brooklyn.
Chief engineer bureau of Highways, Borough of Brooklyn, 1902-1907. Chief engineer bureau of Highways, Borough of Manhattan, New York City, 1907-1911. Construction engineering Department of Public Works, Borough of Brooklyn, New York, May 1, 1911-July 1918.
Actg. commissioner of public works, Borough of Brooklyn, 1913-1914. President of the board directors La Grange Public Library, since 1936.
Born December 18, 1852