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Male, US, born 1857-05-09, died 1929-05-16

Associated with the firms network

Kingsley and Anderson, Architects; Kingsley and Bittman, Architects and Engineer; Kingsley, William, Architect

Professional History


Partner, Kingsley and Anderson, Architects, Seattle, WA, 1902-1903.

Partner, Kingsley and Bittman, Architect and Engineer, Seattle, WA, 1907.

Principal, William Kingsley, Architect, Seattle, WA, 1901, 1905-1906, 1908-1929.



Born in Plymouth, MA, William Kingsley lived with his family on a farm near Dubuque, IA, in 1880.

In 1900, Kingsley resided at 260 Selby Avenue in Saint Paul, MN. He lived at this address with his wife, Nellie, their daughter, Rachael, and three boarders, Ada V. COlmay (born c. 01/1877 in MN), Margery Colmay (born c. 01/1878 in MN), Albert McGowan (born c. 09/1875 in Canada)


His father was James Kingsley, his mother, Ellen Kingsley.


He married Nellie Byrnes Kingsley (born c. 09/1855 in MN-d. 11/27/1938 in Seattle, WA) c. 1887. Her parents, Thomas Byrnes and Margo Doyle, came from Ireland.


He and his wife had three children. Rachael (born 04/22/1888 in Saint Paul, MN-d. 08/29/1957 in Seattle, WA), known as Rae Kinglsey Blethen. She married Clarance Brettan Blethen (1879-1941).

PCAD id: 2157