Log In

Thurman Cary Wescott

engineer , business executive.

Thurman Cary Wescott, engineer, business executive. Member Kappa Sigma.


Wescott, Thurman Cary was born on February 27, 1887 in Patten, Maine, United States. Son of Charles Warren and Cora (Leslie) Wescott.


Student Patten Academy, 1904. Ricker Classical Institute, Houlton, Maine, 1905. Bachelor of Science, 1909, E.D. 1951, U. Maine.


April 15, 1944; children—Emily Benbury (Mistress Wade H. Anderson. Junior), Charlotte Leslie (Mistress William T. Coulbourn). With New York City and Erie R.R., New York, 1909-1911.

Resident engineer power systems and hydroelectric development, Electric Bond & Share Company, North Carolina, Texas, Oregon, and Idaho, 1911-1914, design engineer, New York office, 1914-1916, engineer in charge of investigations of hydroelectric power sites in North Carolina and South Carolina., 1916-1918, resident engineer and construction manager on public utility construction, North Carolina and Pennsylvania, 1918-1924. Construction manager, New York office, 1924-1931, engineering manager, 1931-1933. President and director Phoenix Engineering Corporation, 1933-1938.

Engineering manager, vice president, director Ebasco Services, Inc., (subsidiary of Electric Bond & Share Company, 1938-1945, president, director, 1945-1954, past vice Chairman of the Board, from 1954. Director Electric Bond & Share Company, 1948-1955. Licensed professional engineer, New York.

Registered engineer, National Bureau Engineering, Registration.


Member Kappa Sigma.; Clubs: Manhasset Bay Yacht, North Hempstead, Country (Port Washington).


Married Daisy Holt Haywood. Children: Emily Benbury (Mistress.

Charles Warren Wescott

Cora (Leslie) Wescott

Daisy Holt Haywood

Emily Benbury (Mrs Wescott