Rohbock, William L.; chief engineer, W. & L. E. R. R. Co.; born, Pittsburgh, Pa., June 7, 1873; son of Henry and Mary Rohbock; educated, Pittsburgh public and high schools; married, Pittsburgh, Pa., Oct. 15, 1901, Mary Newton Nuttall; three children; finished school in 1888; eight years various manufacturing concerns, including printing and lithographing companies in and around Pittsburgh, draftsman, Westinghouse Electric Mnfg. Co.; draftsman and engineer Philadelphia Co., and engineer Pittsburgh R. R. Co., asst. engineer, Wabash Lines, east of Toledo; asst. to Chief engineer of The W. & L. E. R. R.; in July, 1912, made acting chief engineer of the W. & L. E. R. R., and chief engineer, Dec. 1, 1912; member Cleveland Engineering Society.
Biographical Sketch of William L. Rohbock
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. 30 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-william-l-rohbock.htm - Last updated on Feb 14th, 2012
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