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Alfred Williams Trotter

Alfred Williams Trotter, American engineer. Fellow New York Academy Sciences.


  • Trotter, Alfred Williams was born on July 10, 1856 in New York City. Son of Jonathan Thompson and Esther Melvina (Williams) Trotter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science and C.E., New York University, 1875.


    • Galvin Gay Watson, June 24, 1905. Professional work in connection with Metropolitan Elevated Railway, New York, New York, West Shore & Buffalo, South Pennsylvania R.R., Genesee & Wyoming Valley R.R., etc., also gas and mining companies Promotor, and chief engineer and director of Retsof Mining Company, opening and operating, 1883-1893, the salt deposits in Western New York. President Port Dixie Railway & Terminal Company, Shallow Water Boat –°ompany.

      Vice president Transit Development Company Veterinary 7th Regiment, New York Neuropsychology Group, in which served 12 years.


    Fellow New York Academy Sciences.


    • Married Gertrude Evelyn Kilpatrick, d.
    • father: Jonathan Thompson Trotter
    • mother: Esther Melvina (Williams) Trotter
    • spouse: Gertrude Evelyn Kilpatrick
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    Born July 10, 1856