William Milnor Roberts

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William Milnor Roberts

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Husband of Anna Barbara "Annie" Roberts
Father of Richard Anderson Roberts and Anna Gibson Yates

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About William Milnor Roberts

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William Milnor Roberts (February 12, 1810 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – July 14, 1881 in Soledad, Brazil) was an American civil engineer. As a young civil engineer involved in the construction of the Eads Bridge, the chief engineer of Northern Pacific Railroad, America's second transcontinental railroad, and president of the American Society of Civil Engineers scarcely two decades after its founding, Roberts was one of the most prolific and prominent civil engineer of his generation in the United States.

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William Milnor Roberts's Timeline

1810
1810
1849
1849
Age 39
1854
1854
Age 44
1881
1881
Age 71