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Lucien Eaton

Lucien Eaton, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Lake Superior Mining Institute (vice president 1929), American Mining Congress (chairman standardization committee 1929).; Mason.; Member of Milton Hoosick.

Background

  • Eaton, Lucien was born on July 6, 1879 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Son of Lucien and Hannah Orr (Noyes) Eaton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, Harvard, 1900, Master of Science, 1902. Bachelor of Science in mining and metallurgy, Lawrence Scientific School, 1901.

    Career

    • May, 1949); children—Elizabeth Stevens, Eleanor, Lucien. Married second, Charlotte Vose, July 8, 1952. On engineering staff Cleveland Cliffs Iron Company, Ishpeming and Ironwood, Michigan, 1902-1906.

      Superintendent Iron Belt & Shores Mines, same company, Iron Belt, Wisconsin, 1906-1909. Superintendent Ishpeming District (with exception of few months), 1909-1929. Consultant mining engineer Roan Antelope Copper Company and Rhodesian Selection Trust, Ltd., 1929-1933.

      Consulting mining engineer gold mines of Australia, Western Mining Corporation, Bendigo Mines, North Broken Hill, Broken Hill S., Zinc Corporation, and other Australian mining companies, 1934-1935. Consulting engineer Copper Range Company and Isle Royale Copper Company, 1937-1938. General manager Isle Royale Copper Company, 1938-1939.

      Consultant mining engineer with H. A. Brassert & Company, New York, 1940-1946. Construction engineering with Pierce Management, Scranton, Pennsylvania, for Turkish Government in Turkey, 1947. Cons. engineer Copper Range Company, since 1947.

      Big Sandy and other mining companies and with H. A. Brassert & Company (Mexico), 1946. President director, Inca Mining & Development Company, Santo Domingo, Peru, 1925. Captain engrs. United States Army, June-December 1918.

    Works

    • Author: Practical Mine Development and Equipment, 1934. Contributor to technical journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Mining and Metallurgical Society America, Lake Superior Mining Institute (vice president 1929), American Mining Congress (chairman standardization committee 1929). Mason.; Member of Milton Hoosick.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Archibald Stevens, June 15, 1907 (deceased.; married second, Charlotte Vose, July 8, 1952. Children: Elizabeth Stevens, Eleanor, Lucien.
    • father: Lucien Eaton
    • mother: Hannah Orr (Noyes) Eaton
    • spouses: Eleanor Archibald Stevens
    • Charlotte Vose
    • children: Elizabeth Stevens Eaton
    • Eleanor Eaton
    • Lucien Eaton
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    Died December 9, 1952
    (aged 73)
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