June 25, 1908; children—Richard Painter, Julia Elizabeth. Instructor in mining and metallurgy, University of Pittsburgh, 1904-1907. Manager Columbia Mining Company, Platteville, Wisconsin, 1907-1908.
Director Wisconsin State Mining School, 1908-1911. Chief engineer Wisconsin Zinc Company, Platteville, 1911-1916 and 1918-1921, general manager, 1916-1917. President Platteville Gas Company, 1913-1920.
Consultant practice, 1917-1918. Oil recovery engineer, United States Bureau Mines, San Francisco, 1921-1923, petroleum engineer in charge Ardmore (Oklahoma) office, 1923-1924. Director School of Petroleum Engineering, University of Oklahoma, 1924-1933.
Head department of oil and gas production, University of Pittsburgh, since 1933. Consultant petroleum engineer, United States Bureau Mines.
Born March 24, 1881