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Philip St. Julien Wilson

Philip St. Julien Wilson, American civil engineer. Served as captain infantry, Spanish-American War.; Mason.

Background

  • Wilson, Philip St. Julien was born on May 30, 1867 in Powhatan Company, Virginia, United States. Son of Samuel M. and Sallie B. (Cocke) Wilson.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education Episcopal High School, Virginia. C.E., Virginia Military Institute, 1886. Unmarried.

    Career

    • Instructor mathematics and engineering, at Suffolk, Virginia, 1887-1891. Assistant city engineer, Richmond, Virginia, 1902-1906. State highway commissioner of Virginia, 1906-1913.

      Assistant director Bureau Public Roads, Washington. District of Columbia, 1914-1916. Chief engineer Bureau Public Roads, United States Department of Agriculture, since 1916.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Served as captain infantry, Spanish-American War.

    Connections

    • father: Samuel M. Wilson
    • mother: Sallie B. (Cocke) Wilson
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    Born March 30, 1867
    Died September 17, 1936
    (aged 69)
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