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Thurman Cary Wescott

Thurman Cary Wescott, engineer, business executive. Member Kappa Sigma.


  • Wescott, Thurman Cary was born on February 27, 1887 in Patten, Maine, United States. Son of Charles Warren and Cora (Leslie) Wescott.

  • Education

    • Student Patten Academy, 1904. Ricker Classical Institute, Houlton, Maine, 1905. Bachelor of Science, 1909, E.D. 1951, U. Maine.


    • April 15, 1944; children—Emily Benbury (Mistress Wade H. Anderson. Junior), Charlotte Leslie (Mistress William T. Coulbourn). With New York City and Erie R.R., New York, 1909-1911.

      Resident engineer power systems and hydroelectric development, Electric Bond & Share Company, North Carolina, Texas, Oregon, and Idaho, 1911-1914, design engineer, New York office, 1914-1916, engineer in charge of investigations of hydroelectric power sites in North Carolina and South Carolina., 1916-1918, resident engineer and construction manager on public utility construction, North Carolina and Pennsylvania, 1918-1924. Construction manager, New York office, 1924-1931, engineering manager, 1931-1933. President and director Phoenix Engineering Corporation, 1933-1938.

      Engineering manager, vice president, director Ebasco Services, Inc., (subsidiary of Electric Bond & Share Company, 1938-1945, president, director, 1945-1954, past vice Chairman of the Board, from 1954. Director Electric Bond & Share Company, 1948-1955. Licensed professional engineer, New York.

      Registered engineer, National Bureau Engineering, Registration.


    Denomination: Conglist


    Member Kappa Sigma.; Clubs: Manhasset Bay Yacht, North Hempstead, Country (Port Washington).


    • Married Daisy Holt Haywood. Children: Emily Benbury (Mistress.
    • father: Charles Warren Wescott
    • mother: Cora (Leslie) Wescott
    • spouse: Daisy Holt Haywood
    • child: Emily Benbury (Mrs Wescott
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    Born February 27, 1887