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Frederick Gleason Corning

mining engineer

Frederick Gleason Corning, American mining engineer.

Background

Corning, Frederick Gleason was born on March 27, 1857 in Brooklyn. Son of Review James Leonard and Sarah Ellen (Deming) Corning.

Education

Educated Realschule, Stuttgart, Germany, Stuttgart Polytechnic Royal School of Mines, Freiberg, 4½ years, Mechanical Engineering, 1879. Doctor of Laws, University of Pittsburgh, 1911.

Career

Practiced as mining engineer and metallurgist in the United States, Central and S. America and Canada. From 1897 has been at head of companies operating gold and silver mines in Mexico, S.A. and Canada President The Exploration Company of New New York Honorary senator in Freiberg Mining Academy Home: New York, New York.

Connections

Married Marion Adeline Vernon, June 18, 1891.

father:
Review James Leonard Corning

mother:
Sarah Ellen (Deming) Corning

spouse:
Marion Adeline Vernon