Elmer W. Rocheford (ca. 1884- ), Architect
Elmer W. Rocheford was born in Nebraska, circa 1884. He worked variously as a bricklayer, a draftsman, an architect, and an engineer. Rocheford was married to Emma and had at least one child, a son.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Omaha, Nebraska, 1967-1977
Educational & Professional Associations
1910: bricklayer, Omaha, Nebraska.
1912-1934: bricklayer, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]
1935-1939: helper, Omaha, Nebraska.
1940-1946: draftsman, US Corps of Eng, Omaha, Nebraska.
No 1947 directory.
1948-1949: architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
No 1950 directory.
1951-1954: architect, USA Corps of Eng, Omaha, Nebraska.
1955-1966: engineer, Offet Air Force Base, Omaha, Nebraska.
1967: Registered Professional Architect, Nebraska, A-823; December 2, 1967.
1967-1972: engineer, SAC, Omaha, Nebraska.
1973-1977: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.
1998: unlisted, Omaha, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
a. First Omaha directory listing, 1912.
1. “Searchable Roster of Licensees: Emeritus Licensees,” Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects, CD, 2003.
2. 1920 United States Census, s.v. “G. Elmer Rocheford,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
3. 1910 United States Census, s.v. “William Rocheford,” Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
4. “Professional license results for Elmer W. Rocheford,” State of Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects website, accessed August 27, 2013, http://www.ea.ne.gov/search/search.php?page=details&lic=A823
D. Murphy, “Elmer W. Rocheford (ca. 1884- ), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, March 10, 2015. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, September 26, 2022.
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