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Burr Wheeler

Burr Wheeler, business executive. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering; Club: Mining.

Background

  • Wheeler, Burr was born on December 24, 1884 in Manistee, Michigan, United States. Son of Abram Oren and Ella M. (Barnes) Wheeler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Michigan State College, 1903.

    Career

    • Construction engineer Westinghouse Church Kerr & Company. New York City, 1904-1914. Engineer Chile Exploration Company, Chuquicamata, Chile, 1914-1920, general manager, 1920-1940, vice-president, director, New York City, since 1940.

      Vice-president, director Andes Copper Mining County, New York, since 1940. Director Chile S.S. Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Elctrical Engineering. Club: Mining.

    Connections

    • Married Isabel Woodman, July 13, 1927.
    • father: Abram Oren Wheeler
    • mother: Ella M. (Barnes) Wheeler
    • spouse: Isabel Woodman
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    Born December 24, 1884
    Died July 30, 1964
    (aged 79)
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