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Charles M. Ziegler

Charles M. Ziegler, American state official, civil engineer. Member Michigan Engineering Society (past president), American Association State Highway Officials (past president), American Road Builders Association, Tau Beta Pi.; Club: Lansing (Michigan) Engineers (past president).

Background

  • Ziegler, Charles M. was born on May 23, 1888 in Noble Company, Indiana, United States. Son of Christ M. and Barbara (Popp) Ziegler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University of Michigan, 1913.

    Career

    • With engineering department Ann Arbor (Michigan) Railroad Company, 1913-1914, Department Public Works, City of Saginaw, Michigan, 1914-1917. Assistant city engineer, Saginaw, 1917-1918. With United States Government, McCook Field, Dayton, O., 1918-1919.

      General engineering work, including Michigan State College buildings, 1933-1939. City assessor, Lansing, Michigan, 1939-1943. Successively assistant district engineer, district engineer, construction engineer, department state highway commissioner, Michigan State Highway Department, 1919-1933, state highway commissioner from 1943 (elected, 1943, to fill unexpired term, re-elected, 1945, 49, 53).

    Membership

    Member Michigan Engineering Society (past president), American Association State Highway Officials (past president), American Road Builders Association, Tau Beta Pi. Club: Lansing (Michigan) Engineers (past president).

    Connections

    • Married Bertha Ory, January 10, 1925. Children: Elizabeth Lou (Mistress.
    • father: Christ M. Ziegler
    • mother: Barbara (Popp) Ziegler
    • spouse: Bertha Ory
    • child: Elizabeth Lou (Mrs Ziegler
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    Born March 23, 1888
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