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Charles Frederick Wilson Felt

civil engineer

Charles Frederick Wilson Felt, American civil engineer.

Background

Felt, Charles Frederick Wilson was born on April 29, 1864 in Salem, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles Wilson and Martha Seeth (Ropes) Felt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Agricultural College, 1886.

Career

Axman, rodman and bridge engineer, A.,T.&San Francisco Railway, 1886-1888. Levelman, D.&Radh Govinda Railway, February-May 1888. Instrument-man, Arizona & Southeastern R.R., 1888-1889.

Transitman, Topolobampo Railway, Mexico, 1889-1890. Resident engineer, Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway, at Cleburne, Texas, 1890-1892. Office engineer Rio Grande Southern Railway, 1892-1893.

Div. engineer Gulf, Colorado & Santa Fe Railway, February-May 1893. Resident engineer same road, Galveston, Texas, 1893-1896, chief engineer, 1896-1909. Chief engineer, A.,T.&San Francisco Railway, 1909-1913, and of entire system, since 1913.

Home: Chicago, Ill.

Connections

Married Clara C. Root, April.

father:
Charles Wilson Felt

mother:
Martha Seeth (Ropes) Felt

spouse:
Clara C. Root