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Paul Martyn Lincoln

electrical engineer.

Paul Martyn Lincoln, American electrical engineer. Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering (president 1914-1915); member American Society Mech. Engineers John Scott medal, 1902, for synchronism indicator from Franklin Institute; Mason (32°).; Club: Engineers’ (New York).

Background

Lincoln, Paul Martyn was born on January 1, 1870 in Antrim, Michigan, United States. Son of William E. and Louise (Marshall) Lincoln.

Education

Western Reserve University, 1888-1889. Electrical Engineer, Ohio State University, 1892. Doctor of Engineering from same university, 1933.

Career

With Short Electric Company, Cleveland, 1892, Westinghouse Elec. & Manufacturing Company, Pittsburgh, 1892-1895. Electrical superintendent Niagara Falls Power Company, 1895-1902.

With Westinghouse Elec. & Manufacturing Company, 1902-1919, as engineer of power division and general engineer. Professor electrical engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1911-1915.

Construction engineering Lincoln Electric Company, Cleveland, 1919-1922. Director School of Elec. Engineering, Cornell Univercity, since 1922.

President Therm-Electric Meter corporation since 1938.

Membership

Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering (president 1914-1915). Member American Society Mech. Engineers John Scott medal, 1902, for synchronism indicator from Franklin Institute.

Mason (32°).; Club: Engineers’ (New York).

Connections

Married Elizabeth R. Hague, June 30, 1897. Children: Helen H. (Mistress.

father:
William E. Lincoln

mother:
Louise (Marshall) Lincoln

spouse:
Elizabeth R. Hague

child:
Helen H. (Mrs Lincoln