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Cyrus Cates Babb

civil engineer

Cyrus Cates Babb, American civil engineer.

Background

Babb, Cyrus Cates was born on June 18, 1867 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Cyrus K. and Mary Lucretia (Judkins) Babb.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1890.

Career

Hydrographer United States Geological Survey, 1890-1902, engineer same, 1902-1906. Project engineer, United States Reclamation Service, 1906-1909. District engineer United States Geological Survey, 1910.

Chief engineer Maine State Water Storage Commission, July 1, 1911-December 1914. Consultant hydraulic engineer, 1914-1917. Supervisor of lands, water power, etc.

The Rhodhiss (North Carolina) Manufacturing Company, and E. A. Smith Manufacturing Company, 1917-1918. Construction engineering, 1919. Home: Granite Falls, North Carolina.

Connections

Married Grace Crowther, March 7, 1906. Children: Dudley Cyrus, Kathryn.

father:
Cyrus K. Babb

mother:
Mary Lucretia (Judkins) Babb

spouse:
Grace Crowther

children:
Dudley Cyrus Babb

Kathryn Babb