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Roger Trowbridge Pelton

Roger Trowbridge Pelton, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Sigma Chi.

Background

  • Pelton, Roger Trowbridge was born on November 15, 1880 in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States. Son of John W. and Mary R. (Trowbridge) Pelton.

  • Education

    • Mechanical Engineering, School of Mines (Columbia), New York, 1903.

    Career

    • Mining engineer, with Copper Queen Consolidated Mining Company, 1904-1907, chief engineer, 1907-1919. Consulting engineer, from 1919. County engineer, Cochise County, Arizona, 1929-1932, 1935-1939.

      State engineer Arizona Civic Works Administration, 1933.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Sigma Chi.

    Connections

    • Married Jennie Jewell Powell, December 9, 1908. Children: Elizabeth, Virginia Jewell.
    • father: John W. Pelton
    • mother: Mary R. (Trowbridge) Pelton
    • spouse: Jennie Jewell Powell
    • children: Elizabeth Pelton
    • Virginia Jewell Pelton
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