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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1880

Vol. III
p334
2849

(Born N. J.)

Charles E. Hewitt

(Ap'd N. Y.)

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Born Andover, NJ.a

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sep. 1, 1876, to June 11, 1880, when he was graduated, and, availing himself of the provisions of Sec. 5 of the Act of Congress approved June 23, 1879, was

Honorably Discharged, June 11, 1880.

Civil History. — Unknown, nothing authentic having been received.

Vol. IV
p329
[Supplement, Vol. IV: 1890‑1900]

Civil History. — Engineer of the Bridge and Construction Department of the New Jersey Steel and Iron Co., 1885 to 1891. — Civil Engineer,  p330 Trenton, N. J. — Treasurer and General Manager of the New Jersey Steel and Iron Co. since 1891; managing Director of the Trenton Iron Co. since 1897; President of the Trenton Water Power Co. since 1891. — Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers since 1887. — Tendered his services to the Governor of New Jersey, April 6, 1898, at the outbreak of the Spanish-American war.

Vol. V
p307
[Supplement, Vol. V: 1900‑1910]

Civil History. — Treasurer and General Manager New Jersey Steel & Iron Co., to 1900; Managing Director of the Trenton Iron Co., till 1904; President of the Trenton Water Power Co. till 1906; Treasurer the Pequest Company, since 1905; Treasurer the Ringwood Company, since 1906; Treasurer Hewitt Realty Company, since 1907; Civil Engineer, number 50 Church Street, New York City.

Vol. VI
p295
[Supplement, Vol. VI: 1910‑1920]

(Charles Edward Hewitt, Born Dec. 12, 1858.)

Military History. —

Cadet at the Military Academy, Sept. 1, 1876, to June 11, 1880, when he was graduated, and, availing himself of the provisions of Sec. 5 of the Act of Congress approved June 23, 1879, was

Honorably Discharged, June 11, 1880.

Civil History. — Treasurer and General Manager, New Jersey Steel and Iron Co. to 1900; Managing Director of the Trenton Iron Co. to 1904; President of the Trenton Water Power Co. to 1906; Treasurer of the Pequest Co. since 1905; Treasurer of the Ringwood Co. since 1906; Treasurer of the Hewitt Realty Co. since 1907; Director, Vice-President and Treasurer of the Gauley Mountain Coal Co. since 1912; Director, Vice-President and Assistant Treasurer of the Broadway-Maiden Lane Corporation since 1918; Member of American Society of Civil Engineers; on Feb. 5, 1917, offered his services to the Secretary of War in event of War with Germany.

Address: 50 Church st., New York City.

Vol. VII
p169
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, Sept. 1, 1876, to June 11, 1880, when he was graduated, and, availing himself of the provisions of Sec. 5 of the Act of Congress approved June 23, 1879, was

Honorably Discharged, June 11, 1880.

Civil History. — Treasurer and General Manager, New Jersey Steel and Iron Co. to 1900; Managing Director of the Trenton Iron Co. to 1904; President of the Trenton Water Power Co. to 1906; Treasurer of the Pequest Co. since 1905; Treasurer of the Ringwood Co. since 1906; Treasurer of the Hewitt Realty Co. since 1907; Director, Vice-President and Treasurer of the Gauley Mountain Coal Co. since 1912; Director, Vice-President and Assistant Treasurer of the Broadway-Maiden Lane Corporation 1918 to 1928, when corporation was dissolved; Member of American Society of Civil Engineers; on Feb. 5, 1917, offered his services to the Secretary of War in event of war with Germany.

Address: 50 Church Street, New York City, N. Y.

Vol. VII
p60
[Supplement, Vol. VII: 1920‑1930]

Military History: — Honorably Discharged, June 11, 1880.

Died, Aug. 9, 1933, at Princeton, N. J.: Aged 74.

Portrait and obituary in Annual Report, Association of Graduates, for 1934º

Buried, West Point Cemetery, West Point, NY.


Thayer's Note:

a Mr. Hewitt's birthplace is from his AOG obituary.


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