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Philip Price Barton

electrical engineer.

Philip Price Barton, American electrical engineer. Member National Committee on Gas and Electric Service, 1917-1920; Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering; member American Geography Society, Psi Upsilon.

Background

Barton, Philip Price was born on May 5, 1865 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Hervey and Hannah Davis (Price) Barton.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Cornell Univercity, 1886, Master of Science, 1888.

Career

1 daughter, Mary Elizabeth. Elec. engineer with Westinghouse Electric Company, Pittsburgh, 1888-1891. With Brush Electric Company and General Electric Company, Pittsburgh, 1891-1898.

With the Niagara Falls Power Company, 1898-1920.

Membership

Member National Committee on Gas and Electric Service, 1917-1920. Fellow American Institute of Elctrical Engineering. Member American Geography Society, Psi Upsilon.

Clubs: Niagara (Niagara Falls).

Connections

Married Georgia H. Thurston, of Pittsburgh, December 28, 1899.

father:
John Hervey Barton

mother:
Hannah Davis (Price) Barton

spouse:
Georgia H. Thurston