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Clarence Turner Fishleigh

automotive engineer.

Clarence Turner Fishleigh, American automotive engineer. Decorated Croix de Guerre France.


Fishleigh, Clarence Turner was born on July 31, 1895 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John A. and Henrietta P. (Turner) Fishleigh.


Bachelor of Science in Elec. Engineering, University of Michigan, 1917. J.d., Detroit College Law, 1939.


Bar: Michigan bar 1939, Illinois bar 1952. Registered profile engineer, Illinois, Michigan, New York, Ohio, Florida, Texas Mech. production engineer Ford Motor Company, Highland Park, Michigan, 1919-1922. Experimental motor testing assistant, production manager American Car and Foundry Company, Chicago, 1922-1923, Rich Tool Company, Detroit, 1923-1924.

Manager Clarence T. Fishleigh Company, Wilmette, Illinois, 1924-1930. Associate engineer, construction engineering Walter T. Fishleigh, Detroit, 1930-1947, consultant automotive engineering, patents, 1947-1951, Chicago, 1951-1973, Deerfield, Illinois, 1973-1982.


Served as Second lieutenant A.C. United States Army, 1917-1919. Member National Ohio societies professional engrs., Society Automotive Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Western Society Engineers, Engineering Society Detroit, American, Michigan patent law associations, Patent Law Association Chicago, Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Kappa Sigma, Sigma Nu Phi. Club: Union League (Chicago.


Married Thea Holste, May 16, 1923. Children: Elayne Fishleigh Bramwell, Marilyn Fishleigh Pierce.

John A. Fishleigh

Henrietta P. (Turner) Fishleigh

Thea Holste

Elayne Fishleigh Bramwell Fishleigh

Marilyn Fishleigh Pierce Fishleigh