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Charles William Mcdavid

Charles William Mcdavid, American steel company executive, mayor. Recipient 20 Year commendation Texas Technology Loyalty Fund, 1968; named Central Texas Engineer of Year, 1970. Registered profile engineer, Texas. Member Texas, National societies professional engrs., Cen-Tech Exes (past president), Central Texas Genealogical Society, S.A.R. (Texas vice president 1971-1972), Tau Beta Pi.; Rotarian.; Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

Background

  • Mcdavid, Charles William was born on September 21, 1914 in Waxahachie, Texas, United States. Son of William Allen and Alice (Gibson) Doctor of Medicine.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, Texas Technology U., 1938.

    Career

    • With Central Texas Iron Works, Waco, 1938-1972, assistant manager sales, 1959-1966, manager production control, 1966-1972. Mayor pro tem City of Waco, 1971, mayor, 1972. Instructor engineering Texas Agricultural and M U., 1942-1943.

      Chairman, Waco Tornado Cleanup Task Force, 1953. Loaned executive United Fund Drive, Waco, 1966. Chairman Plumbing Board Waco, 1968.

      Member Planning Commission Waco, 1969, Waco City Council, 1969-1972. Secretary-treasurer Heart of Texas Council of Govts.

    Membership

    Member Texas, National societies professional engrs., Cen-Tech Exes (past president), Central Texas Genealogical Society, S.A.R. (Texas vice president 1971-1972), Tau Beta Pi. Rotarian.; Club: Ridgewood Country (Waco).

    Connections

    • Married Katrina Louise Brewer, January 30, 1938. Children: William Terry, Martha Jane (Mistress.
    • father: William Allen Doctor of Medicine
    • mother: Alice (Gibson) Doctor of Medicine
    • spouse: Katrina Louise Brewer
    • children: William Terry Mcdavid
    • Martha Jane (Mrs Mcdavid
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    Born September 21, 1914
    Died November 15, 1972
    (aged 58)
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