All Biographies

You are here: Home >                                                                                    

Alexander Mahon Acheson


Acheson, Alexander Mahon, chief engineer operation Missouri, Kansas & Texas Ry. of Texas. Office, St. Louis, Mo.   

Born July 20, 1858.   Educated at Washington and Jefferson College, 1876 to 1879.   Entered railway service 188G as rodman New York,  Lake Erie & Western Rd., since which he has been consecutively, 1881 to 1883, levelman New York, West Shore & Buffalo Rd.; 1883 to 1885, transitman Pennsylvania Rd.; 1885 to 1887, on surveys projected road; 1887 to 1889, assistant engineer St. Paul, Minneapolis & Manitoba Ry.; 1889 to 1900, assistant engineer Missouri, Kansas & Texas Ry. of Texas;  1900 to 1906, resident engineer same road at Dallas, Tex.; 

1906 to 1909, division superintendent same road; 1909 to date, chief engineer same road at Dallas; Dec., 1912 to date, chief engineer operation Missouri, Kansas & Texas Ry. ; May 1, 1913 to date, chief engineer Missouri,  Kansas & Texas Ry.

Source:  Builders of Our Nation, Men of 1914 pub. Men of Nineteen-Fourteen, Chicago, Ill. 1915.

Related Links:


Access Genealogy
One of the largest websites online providing free genealogy. A must see for Native American research!

Find Your Ancestors at SurnameWeb
The oldest, most complete listings of surnames and related websites online.

Free Family Tree
Family Tree Guide is a quick, simple and free way for you to share your family history. Within minutes, you can have a dynamically driven website that creatively portrays your family tree.

Free Genealogy Charts
These free genealogy charts will enable you to begin development of a notebook in which you can track your ancestry as you research it.

Copyright, 2005-2010 by Webified Development all rights reserved.