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Harold Otto Hill

Harold Otto Hill, Canadian engineer. Member American Welding Society (president 1947-1948), American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Waterworks Association, American Petroleum Institute, American Society for Testing Materials, Republican.; Mason.; Rotarian (president 1942-1943). Holder patents on electrical transmission lines and steel pipes.

Background

  • Hill, Harold Otto was born on November 17, 1887 in Stouffville, Ontario, Canada. Son of Review Lewis Warner and Margaret Matilda (Long) Hill.

  • Education

    • B. Applied Science, U. Toronto, 1908.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1908, naturalized, 1919. Engineer, Riter-Conley Company, Pittsburgh, 1908-1927, chief engineer, 1928-1929. Assistant chief engineer McClintic-Marshall Company, 1930-1938.

      Assistant chief engineer fabricated steel construction Bethlehem Steel Company, 1934-1956.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Religion

    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.

    Membership

    Member American Welding Society (president 1947-1948), American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Waterworks Association, American Petroleum Institute, American Society for Testing Materials, Republican. Mason.; Rotarian (president 1942-1943). Holder patents on electrical transmission lines and steel pipes.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Isabele Beatty, October 18, 1919. Children: Lewis Warner, Henrietta Jane (Mistress R. Dean Coddington).
    • father: Review Lewis Warner Hill
    • mother: Margaret Matilda (Long) Hill
    • spouse: Dorothy Isabele Beatty
    • children: Lewis Warner Hill
    • Henrietta Jane Hill (Mistress R. Dean Coddington)
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    Born November 17, 1887
    Died February, 1963
    (aged 75)
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