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Bernard Henry Grehan

Bernard Henry Grehan, American civil engineer. Member Louisiana State Board of Engineering Examiners,; Served as First lieutenant United States Engineers Corps, 1917-1919; Member American Society Civil Engineers (president, Louisiana section, 1928), Louisiana Engineering Society (president 1938), Associate General Contractors of America (president, New Orleans chapter, 1946-1947), Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Sigma.

Background

  • Grehan, Bernard Henry was born on September 4, 1893 in New Orleans. Son of Bernard and Caroline (Simon) Grehan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Tulane University, 1915, C.E., 1923.

    Career

    • With United States Engineers, in charge of hydrographic and topographic surveys, 1915-1916. Associate with J. F. Coleman, consultant engrs., 1916-1917. In general contracting business, construction of buildings and foundations with George J. Glover Company, Inc., since 1919, vice-president and director, 1925-1947.

      Associate with Boh Brothers Construction Company, since 1949.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Louisiana State Board of Engineering Examiners. Served as First lieutenant United States Engineers Corps, 1917-1919. Member American Society Civil Engineers (president, Louisiana section, 1928), Louisiana Engineering Society (president 1938), Associate General Contractors of America (president, New Orleans chapter, 1946-1947), Tau Beta Pi, Phi Kappa Sigma.

    Clubs: Louisiana, Recess, Boston (New Orleans).

    Connections

    • Married Marie Louise LeMore, August 25, 1917. Children: Gloria Marie (Mistress William C. Ellis), Bernard Albert, Patricia Ann (Mistress Johann Wolfgang Pou), Marie Le More (Mistress Luther E. Hall III).
    • father: Bernard Grehan
    • mother: Caroline (Simon) Grehan
    • spouse: Marie Louise LeMore
    • children: Gloria Marie Grehan (Mistress William C. Ellis)
    • Bernard Albert Grehan
    • Patricia Ann Grehan (Mistress Johann Wolfgang Pou)
    • Marie Le More Grehan (Mistress Luther E. Hall III)
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    Born September 4, 1893
    Died December 15, 1952
    (aged 59)
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