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Samuel Sumner Edmands

engineer , educator

Samuel Sumner Edmands, American engineer, educator.

Background

Edmands, Samuel Sumner was born on April 30, 1877 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States. Son of John and Maria Clara (Goodwin) Edmands.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineer, 1899, Doctor of Engineering, 1930, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Career

1 daughter, Patricia. With American Tel. & Tel. Company, Providence, Rhode Island, 1899-1900.

Instructor electrical engineering, Ohio State University, 1900-1901. Teacher and head of department electrical engineering, 1901-1910, director School of Science and Technology, since 1910, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.

Connections

Married Althea Florence Miller, November 28, 1916.

father:
John Edmands

mother:
Maria Clara (Goodwin) Edmands

spouse:
Althea Florence Miller