logo logo

George Herbert Prouty

George Herbert Prouty, American governor. Member Vermont, House of Representatives, 1896, 97; member Vermont Senate, 1904 (president pro tem).

Background

  • Prouty, George Herbert was born on March 4, 1862 in Newport, Vermont, United States. Son of John A. and Hannah B. (Lamb) Prouty.

  • Education

    • Educated Newport High School, St. Johnsbury Academy and Bryant & Stratton Business College, Boston. (Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, and Norwich U., 1909, and University of Vermont, 1910).

    Career

    • Early became connected with lumber business established by his father, and became manager.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Conglist

    Membership

    Member Vermont, House of Representatives, 1896, 97. Member Vermont Senate, 1904 (president pro tem).

    Connections

    • Married Henrietta Allen, December, 1890.
    • father: John A. Prouty
    • mother: Hannah B. (Lamb) Prouty
    • spouse: Henrietta Allen
    See on larger map
    Born March 4, 1862
    Died August 19, 1918
    (aged 56)
    Nationality