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Roger Trowbridge Pelton

mining engineer

Roger Trowbridge Pelton, American mining engineer. Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Sigma Chi.

Background

Pelton, Roger Trowbridge was born on November 15, 1880 in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States. Son of John W. and Mary R. (Trowbridge) Pelton.

Education

Mechanical Engineering, School of Mines (Columbia), New York, 1903.

Career

Mining engineer, with Copper Queen Consolidated Mining Company, 1904-1907, chief engineer, 1907-1919. Consulting engineer, from 1919. County engineer, Cochise County, Arizona, 1929-1932, 1935-1939.

State engineer Arizona Civic Works Administration, 1933.

Membership

Member American Institute Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, Sigma Chi.

Connections

Married Jennie Jewell Powell, December 9, 1908. Children: Elizabeth, Virginia Jewell.

father:
John W. Pelton

mother:
Mary R. (Trowbridge) Pelton

spouse:
Jennie Jewell Powell

children:
Elizabeth Pelton

Virginia Jewell Pelton