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Architect , educator

Chauncey Harold Barcus, American architect, educator. member Oxford Bible; Served with United States Navy, 1941-1945; Member American Institute of Architects, Association Collegiate Schools Architecture, Illuminating Engineering Society, Architects Society Ohio, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, American Solar Energy Society.


Barcus, Chauncey Harold was born on September 9, 1921 in Farmersville, Illinois, United States. Son of Chauncey Hobart and Edna Rose (Smith) Barcus.


Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering, University Illinois, 1947. Master of Science in Architecture, University Illinois, 1948.


Graduate assistant University of Illinois, 1948. Draftsman, architectural superintendent University of Illinois Architect' General’ s Office, Urbana, Illinois, 1949. Architect associate Small, Wertz, Barcus & Swift, Architects and Engineers, Oxford, Ohio, 1950-1986, Barcus, Moore, Zwirn, Architects, 1986.

Professor architecture Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, since 1949. Works include library, dining hall, dormitories for Western College, Oxford, city recreation building, swimming pool and bathhouse, fire station, Oxford, Oxford Lane Library. Member Oxford Bible.


  • Registered architect, Illinois, Ohio.


Member Oxford Bible Fellowship Church. With Delta Zeta National Headquarters and Museum. Member of American Society of Heating, American Institute of Architects, American Solar Energy Society, Architects Society (Ohio), Illuminating Engineering Society, Association Collegiate Schools Architecture, Fairfield Glade Community Club (Tennessee), Oxford Country Club.


Married Georganne Coon, December 28, 1946. Children: Harold Lloyd, David Alan.

Chauncey Hobart Barcus

Edna Rose (Smith) Barcus

Georganne Coon

Harold Lloyd Barcus

David Alan Barcus