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William Lewis Breckinridge

civil engineer

William Lewis Breckinridge, American civil engineer.

Background

Breckinridge, William Lewis was born on June 29, 1857 in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Marcus P. and Lucy (Long) Breckinridge.

Education

C.E, Washington University, St. Louis, 1879, honorary Master of Arts, 1906.

Career

Began in engineering department C.,B.&Q. R.R., 1879, and became engineer of maintenance of way, 1900.

Connections

Married Irene Waples, October 15, 1891.

father:
Marcus P. Breckinridge

mother:
Lucy (Long) Breckinridge

spouse:
Irene Waples