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William D. Wiggins

civil engineer

William D. Wiggins, American civil engineer. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Railway Engineering Association.

Background

Wiggins, William D. was born on April 28, 1873 in Richmond, Indiana, United States. Son of Philamon and Henrietta (McCullough) Wiggins.

Education

Graduate Rose Polytechnic Institute, Terre Haute, Indiana, 1895.

Career

United States Navy Reserve). Entered service of Pennsylvania Lines West of Pittsburgh, engineering department, 1895, has held various positions including div. engineer, div. superintendent, valuation engineer, chief engineer maintenance of way, chief engineer Central region, acting vice president engineer, and chief engineer Pennsylvania R.R., 1935-1943, vice president engineering, 1943, retired.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Railway Engineering Association. Clubs: Union League, Merion Golf (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married Lula J. Daft, 1910. Children: Jane Wiggins Spencer, William D., Junior.

father:
Philamon Wiggins

mother:
Henrietta (McCullough) Wiggins

spouse:
Lula J. Daft

children:
Jane Wiggins Spencer Wiggins

William D. Wiggins

Jr Wiggins