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Kingsley Leverich Martin

engineer.

Kingsley Leverich Martin, American engineer. Served in 2d Battalion Naval Militia, New York, Spanish-American War, commander of batt., 1911-1913.; Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Background

Martin, Kingsley Leverich was born on June 16, 1869 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Charles Cyril and Mary Asenath (Read) Martin.

Education

Graduate Polytechnic Institute, Brooklyn, 1888. Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute Technology, 1892.

Career

Assistant engineer Brooklyn Bridge, 1892-1896. Engineer in charge Williamsburgh Bridge, 1905. Chief engineer Department of Bridges, New York City, 1908-1909.

Commissioner of bridges, New York City, 1910-1911. Vice president The Foundation Company, 1911-1913, American Writing Paper Company, 1913-1915. President The Engineer corporation since 1916.

Membership

Served in 2d Battalion Naval Militia, New York, Spanish-American War, commander of batt., 1911-1913. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Saxe Johnson, February 2, 1895.

father:
Charles Cyril Martin

mother:
Mary Asenath (Read) Martin

spouse:
Elizabeth Saxe Johnson