Party affiliation: Democrat
1 son, Wm. W.; married second, Lilla McCarley, of Okalona, Mississippi, April 19, 1905 (now deceased). Children—Bernard A., Mary Elizabeth. Married 3d, Katharine Le Noir Cox, of Columbus, Mississippi, February 1, 1927.
Resident engineer, 1888, assistant engineer, 1889-1890, L.N. R.R. Assistant engineer International Boundary Survey, United States and Mexico, 1891-1893, Nicaragua Canal Board, 1895. Mining engineer, Colorado, 1896.
Assistant and resident engineer, 1897-1909, chief engineer since 1910, Mobile & Ohio R.R.