William Michael Nevotti (1887-1971), Architect
William M. Nevotti was born in January 19, 1887 in Kootenai County, Idaho. He was in Omaha by 1900, where he worked the next several years as a draftsman for a variety of architects. His most lengthy service was with the Adams & Kelly Company of Omaha. Nevotti died on March 28, 1971 in Pasadena, Harris County, Texas, and was buried in Omaha.
Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings
Omaha, Nebraska, 1934-1955
Educational & Professional Associations
1900: residing in Omaha, Nebraska.
1906: no profession listed, Omaha, Nebraska.[a]
1907-1910: draftsman, Joseph P. Guth (1860-1928), Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1911: unlisted, Omaha, Nebraska.
1912: draftsman, George Prinz, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1913: draftsman, Omaha, Nebraska.
1914: draftsman, F. W. Clarke, Architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1915: contractor, Omaha, Nebraska.
1929-1932: architect, Adams & Kelly Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
1934-1935: architect, Omaha, Nebraska.
1937: chief engineer, Union Pacific Rail Road, Omaha, Nebraska.
1939-1955: draftsman, Adams & Kelly Company, Omaha, Nebraska.
Buildings & Projects
a. First Omaha directory listing, 1906.
1. 1900 United States Census, s.v. “William Nevotti,” Omaha, Ward 6, Douglas County, Nebraska, accessed through HeritageQuestOnline.com.
2. "William Michael Nevotti," Ancestry.com. U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. Accessed May 24, 2017.
D. Murphy, “William Michael Nevotti (1887-1971), Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, May 24, 2017. http://www.e-nebraskahistory.org/index.php?title=Place_Makers_of_Nebraska:_The_Architects Accessed, October 29, 2020.
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