Elmer W. Rocheford (ca. 1884- ), Architect

From E Nebraska History
Jump to: navigation, search
Omaha, Nebraska, 1910-1972


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.[2][3]

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the format and contents page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Omaha, Nebraska, 1967-1977

Educational & Professional Associations

1910: bricklayer, Omaha, Nebraska.[3]

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.[1][4]

1967-1972: engineer, SAC, Omaha, Nebraska.

1973-1977: retired, Omaha, Nebraska.

1998: unlisted, Omaha, Nebraska.

Buildings & Projects

Notes

a. First Omaha directory listing, 1912.

References

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

Page Citation

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.


Contact the Nebraska State Historic Preservation Office with questions or comments concerning this page, including any problems you may have with broken links (see, however, the Disclaimers link at the bottom of this page). Please provide the URL to this page with your inquiry.