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Charles Kennedy Lawrence

engineer.

Charles Kennedy Lawrence, American engineer.

Background

Lawrence, Charles Kennedy was born on May 19, 1856 in Washington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James Kennedy and Eleanor (Isett) Lawrence.

Education

Educated Western University of Pennsylvania (now University of Pittsburgh).

Career

Assistant engineer and div. engineer, Pennsylvania R.R., 1880-1887. Engineer, maintenance of way, St.P., M&M. Railway, 1887. Chief engineer, general superintendent lines G.N. Railway, 1888-1891.

Assistant chief engineer, Carnegie Steel Company, 1897-1899. Engineer of construction, Central of Georgia Railway, 1899-1904. Engineer electric zone, New York C.&Hassaram Rijhumal R.R., 1904-1905.

Chief engineer, Central of Georgia Railway, 1906-June 1, 1926 (retired). Home: 3303 Abercorn St., Savannah.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Wolf, 1880. Children: Frank Ellmaker, Charles Kennedy, Virginia, James Kennedy, Elizabeth.

father:
James Kennedy Lawrence

mother:
Eleanor (Isett) Lawrence

spouse:
Elizabeth Wolf

children:
Frank Ellmaker Lawrence

Charles Kennedy Lawrence

Virginia Lawrence

James Kennedy Lawrence

Elizabeth Lawrence