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Bernard Henry Grehan

civil engineer

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.

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)