Richardson, Edward A.; architect and engineer; born, Cleveland, O., Jan. 28, 1874; son of John N. and Martha Wood Richardson; educated, Cleveland grade schools and High School (W. if. S.); Spencerian Business College, Case School of Applied Science; married, Cleveland, Dec. 6, 1897, Esther F. Dillow; and Oct. 26, 1911, Maude H. Buchanan; one daughter, Rose K. Richardson, born June 4, 1900; gen. supt. of sewer construction, City of Cleveland, 1888 to 1900; 1st Lieut. Co. Al 1st Battery of Engineers, O. N. G., 1900 to 1905; sr. lieut. Ohio Naval Militia, 1909, to present time; now executive officer, U. S. S. “Dorothea”; with the exception of two years with the City Engineer’s office, has practiced architecture and engineering, in which business he is at present; has done considerable coal examination work, and spent one year in metalliferous mining in the West; in architecture and engineering, has designed a number of Cleveland’s largest industrial plants; member American Institute of Architects, Cleveland Chapter, R. I. A., National Fire Protective Association (associate), Masonic bodies, Ellsworth Blue Lodge, Hillman Chapter, No. 36, Cleveland Council, Oriental Commandery, Al Koran Temple, A. A. O. N. M. S. Recreations: Yachting, Tennis and Fencing.
Biographical Sketch of Edward A. Richardson
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 19 April 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-edward-a-richardson.htm - Last updated on Feb 16th, 2012
Contribute to the Conversation!
Our "rules" are simple. Keep the conversation on subject and mind your manners! If this is your first time posting, we do moderate comments before we let them appear... so give us a while to get to them. Once we get to know you here, we'll remove that requirement.
You must be logged in to post a comment.