Party affiliation: Republican
Came to the United States, 1894, naturalized, 1902. Mech. engineer, Boston. Design engineer, Westinghouse Elec.
Company, Pittsburgh and Le Havre France, 1902-1906. Mechanic engineer Summers Steel Car Company, Pittsburgh, 1906-1914. Organized, president Schaefer Equipment Company, since 1914.
Executive assistant Chief District Ordinance Officer. Trustee Carnegie Institute since 1935. Trustee, vice president American Scandinavian Foundation.