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Hans August Evald Conrad Von Schon

Hans August Evald Conrad Von Schon, Russian civil engineer. Served in Prussian Army, 1869-1871; Member American Society of Civil Engineers, 1902, Western Society Engineers, Michigan Engineering Society, etc.

Background

  • Schon, Hans August Evald Conrad Von was born on June 25, 1851 in in Prussia. Son of Alexander and Lousie (Wilde) von Schon.

  • Education

    • Graduate Royal Prussian Academy, Berlin, Germany, 1869.

    Career

    • Came to America, 1872. In general civil engineering, until 1891. With United States Engineer Corps, 1891-1897.

      Chief engineer Lake Superior Power Company, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, 1897-1902. Consulting practice, Hydro-Electric Engineering, since 1902.

      Managing editor and owner The Water Chronicle (monthly publication), Detroit.

    Works

    • Author: Hydro-Electric Practice, 1908.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Served in Prussian Army, 1869-1871. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, 1902, Western Society Engineers, Michigan Engineering Society, etc.

    Connections

    • Married Ida Jennings, of Morrow, Ohio, June 22, 1887.
    • father: Alexander Schon
    • mother: Lousie (Wilde) Schon
    • spouse: Ida Jennings
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    Born June 25, 1851
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