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Francis Trenholm Crowe

Francis Trenholm Crowe, Canadian civil engineer. Member American Society Civil Engineers, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Tau Beta Pi.; Mason (32°, Shriner), Elk.

Background

  • Crowe, Francis Trenholm was born on October 12, 1882 in Trenholmville, Quebec, Canada (parents American citizens). Son of John and Emma Jane (Wilkinson) Crowe.

  • Education

    • Graduate Dummer Academy, South Byfield, Massachusetts, 1901. Bachelor of Science; University of Maine, 1905, Doctor Engineering, 1935.

    Career

    • Began as civil engineer, 1905. Construction engineer Jackson Lake, McDonald Lake, Tieton dams. Assistant general superintendent Arrowrock Dam.

      General superintendent Guernsey, Combie, Deadwood, Parker, Gene Wash, Copper Basin dams, 1931-1937. General superintendent of construction in charge of construction Boulder Dam for Six Companies, Inc., since 1938. General superintendent constra.

      Shasta Dam, for Pacific Constructors, Inc.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member American Society Civil Engineers, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Tau Beta Pi. Mason (32°, Shriner), Elk.

    Connections

    • Married Linnie Korts, December 9, 1913. Children: Patricia, Betty.
    • father: John Crowe
    • mother: Emma Jane (Wilkinson) Crowe
    • spouse: Linnie Korts
    • children: Patricia Crowe
    • Betty Crowe
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    Born October 12, 1882
    Died February 26, 1946
    (aged 63)
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