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Samuel Wilson Fleming

consultant engineer

Samuel Wilson Fleming, American consultant engineer. Decorated Distinguished Service Cross, Order Purple Heart, Legion of Honor; Croix de Guerre (France). Served as major 315th Infantry, 79th Division Advertising Educational Foundation, World War I; Member American Society French Legion of Honor, Engineers Society Pennsylvania (president), Chamber of Commerce (president) Presbyn, (trustee).

Background

Fleming, Samuel Wilson was born on July 7, 1885 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Wilson and Mary (deSausser) Fleming.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1906. Mechanical Engineering, Lehigh University, 1909.

Career

Engineer, Central Hudson Gas & Electric Company, Newburgh, New York, 1909-1915. Partner, treasurer Gannett Fleming Corddry & Carpenter, Inc., engrs., Harrisburg, since 1915, mow chairman, treasurer. President Owego Waterworks.

Director Cayuga Rock Salt Company, National Central Bank & Trust Company, General Waterworks Corporation Trustee Temple University.

Membership

Served as major 315th Infantry, 79th Division Advertising Educational Foundation, World War I. Member American Society French Legion of Honor, Engineers Society Pennsylvania (president), Chamber of Commerce (president) Presbyn, (trustee).

Connections

Married Sarah Fullerton Hastings, January 8, 1918.; married second, Nancy Robinson Simmons, August 23, 1948. Children: Barbara (Mistress George W. Reily III), Frances (Mistress George B. Barnard), Samuel Wilson III.

father:
Samuel Wilson Fleming

mother:
Mary (deSausser) Fleming

spouses:
Sarah Fullerton Hastings

Nancy Robinson Simmons

children:
Barbara Fleming (Mistress George W. Reily III)

Frances Fleming (Mistress George B. Barnard)

Samuel Wilson III Fleming