Filled various positions on Pennsylvania Railroad engineering Corps, 1882-1886. Assistant engineer in charge construction West Virginia Central Railroad, 1886-1887. Assistant engineer in charge construction surveys, et cetera, Pennsylvania Railroad Company, 1887-1890.
Was resident engineer in charge building Pennsylvania Railroad Company’s stone arch bridge over Conemaugh River that stood flood of 1889 at Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Was contractor Pennsylvania Railroad 4-track stone arch bridge over Delaware River at Trenton, New Jersey.
Member Society of the Cincinnati, Loyal Legion.
Married Julia Watkins, April.