Bachelor of Science in C.E., University of Pennsylvania, 1900.
1 son, John S. Municipal water supply and reinforced concrete construction work Pennsylvania and Missouri, 1900-1904. Irrigation construction work, Colorado, Montana, California and state of Washington, 1905-1910. Chief constructing engineer, United States Lighthouse Service, 1910-1912.
Deputy commissioner of lighthouses, 1912-1930.
Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Washington Academy Sciences, Washington Society Engineers (president 1922), Sigma Xi, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Clubs: Cosmos, Kenwood Golf and Country.
Married Eleanor M. Gorman, of Philadelphia, January 2, 1907.