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Paul Ludwig Wolfel

civil engineer.

Paul Ludwig Wolfel, German civil engineer.

Background

Wolfel, Paul Ludwig was born on April 19, 1862 in Dresden, Germany. Son of Frederick E. and Emma Wolfel.

Education

Educated Polytechnikum, Dresden, 1880-1885. Assistant professor Polytecknikum, Prague, 1885-1887. Came to the United States, 1888.

Career

Became assistant engineer, B. & C. department, Pencoyd Iron Works, June, 1888. Assistant chief engineer, same, 1891. Engineer railroad department, American Bridge Company, May, 1900.

Div. engineer, eastern div., American Bridge Company, October, 1900. Chief engineer, American Bridge Company, May, 1901. Address: American Bridge Company, 15th and Chestnut Saints, Philadelphia.

Connections

Married 1893, Emma Brecht, Philadelphia.

father:
Frederick E.

mother:
Emma Wolfel

spouse:
1893