Ithiel Town

Ithiel Town

Birth
Thompson, Windham County, Connecticut, USA
Death 12 Jun 1844 (aged 59)
New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Burial New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA
Memorial ID 7006023 · View Source
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Architect and civil engineer. Important architectural works of his include Center Church (1812-1815) and Trinity Church (1813-1816) in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1820 he designed and patented the wooden truss bridge, which was widely used throughout the United States. In 1829, Town formed with Alexander Jackson Davis one of the first professional architectural firms in the United States.

Bio by: Garver Graver


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 11 Dec 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 7006023
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ithiel Town (3 Oct 1784–12 Jun 1844), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7006023, citing Grove Street Cemetery, New Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .