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Bernard Augustine Wood

civil engineer.

Bernard Augustine Wood, American civil engineer. Member American Railway Engineering Association, Kappa Alpha.

Background

Wood, Bernard Augustine was born on February 11, 1867 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. Son of Sterling Alexander Martin and Lelia (Leftwich) Wood.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, University of Alabama, 1887 (honorary C.E., 1917).

Career

1 son, Wm. W.; married second, Lilla McCarley, of Okalona, Mississippi, April 19, 1905 (now deceased). Children—Bernard A., Mary Elizabeth. Married 3d, Katharine Le Noir Cox, of Columbus, Mississippi, February 1, 1927.

Resident engineer, 1888, assistant engineer, 1889-1890, L.N. R.R. Assistant engineer International Boundary Survey, United States and Mexico, 1891-1893, Nicaragua Canal Board, 1895. Mining engineer, Colorado, 1896.

Assistant and resident engineer, 1897-1909, chief engineer since 1910, Mobile & Ohio R.R.

Membership

Member American Railway Engineering Association, Kappa Alpha.

Connections

Married Maebelle McEachin, of Tuscaloosa, November 28, 1898 (now deceased).; married second, Lilla McCarley, of Okalona, Mississippi, April.; married 3d, Katharine Le Noir Cox, of Columbus, Mississippi, February 1, 1927.

Children: Bernard A., Mary Elizabeth.

father:
Sterling Alexander Martin Wood

mother:
Lelia (Leftwich) Wood

spouses:
Maebelle McEachin

Lilla McCarley

Katharine Le Noir Cox

children:
Bernard A. Wood

Mary Elizabeth Wood