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Herbert L. Watson

business executive.

Herbert L. Watson, business executive.

Background

Watson, Herbert L. was born on August 19, 1883 in Terre Haute, Indiana, United States. Son of Joseph A. and Alice (Lockridge) Watson.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Rose Polytechnic Institute, 1905.

Career

Company, 1905-1906, sales engineer, 1906-1913. General sales manager DeLaval Steam Turbine Company, 1913-1934, executive vice president, 1934-1942, president, 1942-1948, chairman of the executive committee, 1948-1950.

Membership

Clubs: Engineers, Bankers (New York).

Connections

Married Nelle B. Noland, December 2, 1914. Children: William J., John L. Student apprentice Allis Chalmers Manufacturing.

father:
Joseph A. Watson

mother:
Alice (Lockridge) Watson

spouse:
Nelle B. Noland

children:
William J. Watson

John L. Student apprentice Allis Chalmers Mfg Watson