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Eugene Stuart Hight

consultant engineer.

Eugene Stuart Hight, American consultant engineer. Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi.

Background

Hight, Eugene Stuart was born on August 22, 1888 in Green Valley, Illinois, United States. Son of James Stuart and Bertha Julia (Troll) Hight.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1910, Master of Science, 1911, Electrical Engineer, 1915.

Career

Operating and chief engineer Illinois Traction Company, Peoria, Illinois, 1916-1923. General operating engineer N.A. Light & Power Company, Chicago, 1924-1927, assistant, vice president, 1927-1933. Director, chief engineer Illinois Terminal Railroad Company, 1928-1939.

President Central Terminal Company, St. Louis, 1932-1945. Vice president Illinois Iowa Power Company, Monticello, Illinois, 1933-1939. Vice-president, director Illinois Power Company, Decatur, Illinois, 1947-1954, general manager 1951-1954.

Membership

Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Sigma Xi. Clubs: University (Chicago).

Connections

Married Beatrice Felicitas Staab, February 28, 1938.

father:
James Stuart Hight

mother:
Bertha Julia (Troll) Hight

spouse:
Beatrice Felicitas Staab