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William Brooks Cabot

engineer.

William Brooks Cabot, American engineer. Member American Antiquarian Society, American Academy Arts and Sciences, Royal Geography Society (London).

Background

Cabot, William Brooks was born on February 2, 1858 in Brattleboro, Vermont, United States. Son of Norman F. and Lucy T. (Brooks) Cabot.

Education

Student Sheffield Scientific School (Yale). C.E., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1881.

Career

Began in civil engineering department U.P. Railway, in the West, later in iron manufacturing, Everett, Pennsylvania. Vice president Holbrook, Cabot & Rollins Corporation, Boston and New York, 1895-1907.

Works

  • Author: Labrador, 1920.

Membership

Member American Antiquarian Society, American Academy Arts and Sciences, Royal Geography Society (London). Clubs: Explorers’, Boone and Crockett (New York).

Connections

Married Elisabeth Lyman Parker, May 29, 1886.

father:
Norman F. Cabot

mother:
Lucy T. (Brooks) Cabot

spouse:
Elisabeth Lyman Parker