Josephine Cook Lippencott(09)

pg 09a
Name: Josephine Cook Lippencott(09)
Born: 14 Jul 1866 in Kingston, MO
Married: Joseph Barlow Lippincott on 5 Mar 1890 in Beverly NJ

Spouse born; 10 Oct 1864 in Scranton PA.
Spouse Edu: BS Civil Engineer, Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., from 1880 to 1882
Spouse died: November 4, 1942
Joe Lippincott's parents were Joshua Allen Lippincott (1837-1899) & Harriett P. Barlow Lippincott (1837-1899). He had a brother Walton Crispin Lippincott (1874-1934)
(From pages 99-b-13 ABC Pdgre and 99-b-14 ABC Pdgre, see Front Page.)

Jo's & Joe's Marriage Record
(Received from Adeline Strange's files)

Who's Who in CA obtained from Internet.

Notes: Joe was a Civil Engineer. In 1887, after spending several years driving cattle in Texas, he graduated from Dickson College (1886), then the University of Kansas (1890) with a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering.
From 1889 to 1892, Lippincott was topographer for the U.S. Geological Survey in charge of making topographic maps in New Mexico and California. In 1893 he became assistant engineer for the Bear Valley Irrigation Company, on the construction of an early irrigation project on the headwaters of the Santa Ana River in Southern California.
With the organization of the U.S. Reclamation Service in 1902, Lippincott became supervising engineer of all Reclamation Service activities in the Pacific Coast region from the Klamath River in Oregon to the lower Colorado River in Arizona and California.
The Lippincott photograph collection consists of over 5,000 photographs, many taken by Lippincott himself. The photos cover the years 1895 to 1930 and visually document many of the projects in which Lippincott was involved. Of particular importance are a series of photographs which record the construction of the Los Angeles Aqueduct.
Joe and Josephine lived in Rancho El Rosal, San Fernando, California and at 1256 West Adams Street, Los Angeles.

(Info taken from "Find a Grave" on the internet for Joe Lippincott's parents and siblings.

Link to Lippincott Family Name pg 09aL1
Link to Joe Lippincott Photos of LA Siphon Project pg 09aL3
Link to Lippincott Biography from Internet pg 09L4

Children 2

Name: Rose Harriett Lippincott (Davis) (10)
Born: 25 Dec 1890
Died: 11 Mar 1919
Married: Henry Davis, 1918, in Los Angles CA.

No further information about spouse, children or later generations.
(From pages 99-b-14 ABC Pdgre, see Front Page.)

Name: Joseph Reading Lippincott(10)
Born: 28 Feb 1901
Edu: University of California in 1923
Died: 15 Dec 1945 in the Philippines during WW II.

(From pages 99-b-14 ABC Pdgre, see Front Page.)

Joe died in WWII as a prisoner of war on a ship in transport.

Link to Front Page & Family Members' Names, pg 00
Link to John Darwin Shepard Cook(08), pg 08a
Link to Harriett Cook Moore (09) (sister), pg 09b
Link to George Trumbull Cook(09) (brother), pg 09c
Link to Philip Cook(09) (brother), pg 09d