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Theodore Edward Seelye

consultant engineer.

Theodore Edward Seelye, American consultant engineer. Served as captain and major, Engineers, United States Army, 1917-1919, with 30th Division, War Damages Board of American Peace Commission and G5 General Staff.; member of board of managers, Philadelphia Zoological Society, Pennsylvania Hospital; Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Newcomen Society, Society American Military Engineers, Engineers Society Pennsylvania.

Background

Seelye, Theodore Edward was born on November 7, 1887 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Son of Abram Booth and Mary (O’Connor) Seelye.

Education

Special student, сivil engineering, University of Michigan, 1909-1912.

Career

With United States Engineer Department, 1906-1909. Hydraulic engineer Electric Bond & Share Company, 1913. Div. engineer Water Supply communications of Pennsylvania, 1914-1915.

Vice president Gannett, Seelye & Fleming, Inc., 1916-1932. Director of Day & Zimmermann, Inc., since 1933. President North Pennsylvania Railroad Company.

Director Girard Trust Corn Exchange Bank, Delaware & Bound Brook Railroad Company, Fidelity Mutual life Insurance Company.

Membership

Served as captain and major, Engineers, United States Army, 1917-1919, with 30th Division, War Damages Board of American Peace Commission and G5 General Staff. Member of board of managers, Philadelphia Zoological Society, Pennsylvania Hospital. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Newcomen Society, Society American Military Engineers, Engineers Society Pennsylvania.

Clubs: Rittenhouse, Philadelphia (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Georgia Reilv Bailey, November 6, 1922 (deceased). Children: Caroline Reily (Mistress.

father:
Abram Booth Seelye

mother:
Mary (O’Connor) Seelye

spouse:
Georgia Reilv Bailey

child:
Caroline Reily (Mrs Seelye