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Hans August Evald Conrad Von Schon

civil engineer.

Hans August Evald Conrad Von Schon, Russian civil engineer. Served in Prussian Army, 1869-1871; Member American Society of Civil Engineers, 1902, Western Society Engineers, Michigan Engineering Society, etc.

Background

Schon, Hans August Evald Conrad Von was born on June 25, 1851 in in Prussia. Son of Alexander and Lousie (Wilde) von Schon.

Education

Graduate Royal Prussian Academy, Berlin, Germany, 1869.

Career

Came to America, 1872. In general civil engineering, until 1891. With United States Engineer Corps, 1891-1897.

Chief engineer Lake Superior Power Company, Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, 1897-1902. Consulting practice, Hydro-Electric Engineering, since 1902.

Managing editor and owner The Water Chronicle (monthly publication), Detroit.

Works

  • Author: Hydro-Electric Practice, 1908.

Membership

Served in Prussian Army, 1869-1871. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, 1902, Western Society Engineers, Michigan Engineering Society, etc.

Connections

Married Ida Jennings, of Morrow, Ohio, June 22, 1887.

father:
Alexander Schon

mother:
Lousie (Wilde) Schon

spouse:
Ida Jennings