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George Dupont Pratt

George Dupont Pratt, American professional society administrator. member Charles Pratt & Co.

Background

  • Pratt, George Dupont was born on August 16, 1869 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Charles and Mary Helen (Richardson) Pratt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1893.

    Career

    • Was employed by Long Island Railroad as a shop hand, later assistant to the president and superintendent of ferries to 1900. Conservation commissioner of State of New York, 1915-1921. Now member Charles Pratt & Сompany.

      Vice president, trustee Pratt Institute (Brooklyn). Director The Thrift. Promoter Boy Scout movement. Treasurer National Council Boy Scouts America.

      Trustee Amherst College Metropolitan Museum, American Museum Natural History. President American Forestry Association, since 1924.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member Charles Pratt & Co.

    Connections

    • Married Helen D. Sherman, February 2, 1897 (died 1923).; married second, Vera A. Hale, January 16, 1926. Children: George D., Sherman, Eliot D., Dorothy D. (Mistress.
    • father: Charles Pratt
    • mother: Mary Helen (Richardson) Pratt
    • spouses: Helen D. Sherman
    • Vera A. Hale
    • children: George D. Pratt
    • Sherman Pratt
    • Eliot D. Pratt
    • Dorothy D. (Mrs Pratt
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    Born August 16, 1869
    Died January 20, 1935
    (aged 65)
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