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Fred Stark Pearson

engineer

Fred Stark Pearson, American engineer.

Background

Pearson, Fred Stark was born on July 3, 1861 in Lowell, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ambrose and Hannah Pearson.

Education

A.M.B., Tufts College, 1883, Abdul Majeed Mohamed, 1884 (Doctor of Science, 1900, Doctor of Laws, 1905).

Career

Instructor chemistry, Massachusetts Institute Technology, 1879-1880. Instructor mathematics and applied mechanics, Tufts, 1883-1886. Mining engineer United States and Brazil, 1886-1888.

Manager Somerville (Massachusetts) Electric Light Company, 1888-1889. Chief engineer West End St. Railway, Boston, 1889-1893, Dominion Coal Company, 1893-1894, Metropolitan St. Railway Company, New York, 1894-1899. Consulting engineer, since 1899.

President, director Barcelona Traction, Light & Power Company, Limited, Mexico Tramways Company, Rio de Janeiro Tramway, Light & Power Company, Mexican Light & Power Limited company, Mexico North Western Railway Company Home: Great Barrington, Mass.

Connections

Married Mabel Ward, January 5, 1887.

father:
Ambrose Pearson

mother:
Hannah Pearson

spouse:
Mabel Ward