Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1898.
Special apprentice, motive power department C.&North.-West. Railway, later experimental work, assistant to superintendent motive power and machinery. Manager for receiver Chicago Motive Vehicle Company. Principal P. H. Batten & Company.
Served as general superintendent Featherstone Foundry & Machine Company and as general superintendent, Western district American Brake Shoe & Foundry Company.
Works manager Wallis Tractor Company, 1913. A founder Modine Manufacturing Company and Twin Disc.
Clutch Company, Racine, Wisconsin, now Chairman of the Board and director Director American Bank & Trust Company, Modine Manufacturing Company.
Clubs: Chicago, University, Milwaukee.
Married Lisa Stockton, December 3, 1905. Children: John Henry, Alice (Mistress Frank L. Nagle).