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Charles Alexander Moffett

industrial engineer.

Charles Alexander Moffett, industrial engineer. member Moffett & Bonholzer, founders, Birmingham, 1902-1903; Mason (33° active, Knights Templar, Shriner).; Club: Rotary.

Background

Moffett, Charles Alexander was born on April 4, 1864 in Tallahassee, Elmore County, Alabama, United States. Son of William Manay and Lucy Carrie (Cox) Moffett.

Education

Education high school, Rome, Georgia, and night schools.

Career

Company, Rome, 1880-1884. Shop foreman Brierfield (Alabama) Coal & Iron Company, 1885, Williamson Iron Company, Birmingham, 1886-1893. With Birmingham Machine & Foundry Company, 1894-1901.

Member Moffett & Bonholzer, founders, Birmingham, 1902-1903. Chief engineer Republic Iron & Steel Company, 1904-1907. Superintendent Birmingham Coal & Iron Company, 1908-1909.

Chief engineer Southern Iron & Steel Company, 1909-1912. With Gulf States Steel Company, 1912, as works manager until 1916, vice president, general manager, 1916-1921, president, 1921-1926. President Alabama State Board of Administration, 1926-1930.

Now retired.

Membership

Member Moffett & Bonholzer, founders, Birmingham, 1902-1903. Mason (33° active, Knights Templar, Shriner). Club: Rotary.

Connections

Married Fannie Kirkland, February 27, 1887. Children: Charles William, Florence, Paul, Margaret, Grace, Harry (deceased), Frances, John Byron.

father:
William Manay Moffett

mother:
Lucy Carrie (Cox) Moffett

spouse:
Fannie Kirkland

children:
Charles William Moffett

Florence Moffett

Paul Moffett

Margaret Moffett

Grace Moffett

Harry Moffett (deceased)

Frances Moffett

John Byron Moffett