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John Weber

John Weber, American mechanic engineer. Served as captain engrs., World War; member Vehicle Standardization Board, also Automotive Products Committee, War Industries Board; Member Delta Tau Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Sigma Tau, Scabbard and Blade.; Member United Presbyterian Church; Club: University (Pittsburgh).

Background

  • Weber, John was born on October 20, 1885 in Pittsburgh. Son of John and Emma Wilson (Beitler) Weber.

  • Education

    • M. E., U. Pittsburgh, 1909. Doctor of Science.

    Career

    • With U. Pittsburgh, since 1909, except during war period, successively research assistant, instructor in mechanic engineering, assistant professor, associate professor, professor and head of department, 1922-1925, business manager, supervising engineer constructional work, 1926-1936, secretary of university, since 1936.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served as captain engrs., World War. Member Vehicle Standardization Board, also Automotive Products Committee, War Industries Board. Member Delta Tau Delta, Omicron Delta Kappa, Sigma Tau, Scabbard and Blade.

    Member United Presbyterian Church. Club: University (Pittsburgh).

    Connections

    • Married Blanche J. Martin, March 21, 1912. Children: John Martin, James Harold, Dorothy Ellen.
    • father: John Weber
    • mother: Emma Wilson (Beitler) Weber
    • spouse: Blanche J. Martin
    • children: John Martin Weber
    • James Harold Weber
    • Dorothy Ellen Weber
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    Born October 20, 1885
    Died March 1, 1966
    (aged 80)
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