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Theodore Donald Wells

naval architect

Theodore Donald Wells, American naval architect. Member Construction Corps, United States of America, 1917-1919.; Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Institute Naval Architects (London), American Legion, Delta Kappa Epsilon.; Mason.; Club: Whitehall. Designer of many private yachts, etc.

Background

Wells, Theodore Donald was born on October 22, 1875 in Hudson Falls, New York, United States. Son of Thomas E. and Charlotte A. (Cornell) Wells.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Middlebury (Vermont) College, 1898. Post-graduate work, University of Glasgow (Scotland), 1902.

Career

Began as member firm Herreshoff & Wells, New York City, 1902. Member firm Wintringham & Wells, 1903-1907, alone, 1907-1917 and since 1919. Manager Tebo Yacht Basin Company, 1913-1916.

Membership

Member Construction Corps, United States of America, 1917-1919. Member Society Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Institute Naval Architects (London), American Legion, Delta Kappa Epsilon. Mason.; Club: Whitehall.

Designer of many private yachts, etc.

Connections

Married Anna Miner Fletcher, October 9, 1901. Children: Fletcher, Theodora Fletcher.

father:
Thomas E. Wells

mother:
Charlotte A. (Cornell) Wells

spouse:
Anna Miner Fletcher

children:
Fletcher Wells

Theodora Fletcher Wells