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Elihu Church

Elihu Church, American civil engineer. Served 10 years 7th Infantry, New York National Guard; member General Staff. Chevalier Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur’ Honneur (France).; Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Institution Civ. Engineers of Great Britain, Society of the Cincinnati, Society Colonial Wars, The Pilgrims, Sigma Xi.

Background

  • Church, Elihu was born in 1881 in New York City. Son of Elihu and Anna M. (Cuynyngham) Church.

  • Education

    • E.C., Columbia, 1904, A.M., 1909.

    Career

    • Specialized in transportation engineering. Now president of Church Freight Service, Inc.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served 10 years 7th Infantry, New York National Guard. Member General Staff. Chevalier Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur’ Honneur (France).

    Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Institution Civ. Engineers of Great Britain, Society of the Cincinnati, Society Colonial Wars, The Pilgrims, Sigma Xi. Clubs: University, St. Nicholas Society, Century Association (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Clare Southmayd DeHart, 1915.
    • father: Elihu Church
    • mother: Anna M. (Cuynyngham) Church
    • spouse: Clare Southmayd DeHart
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