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Henry Roberts

Henry Roberts, American governor. member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903.

Background

  • Roberts, Henry was born on January 22, 1853 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of George and Elvira (Evans) Roberts.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1877. Columbia and Yale law schools, 2 years.

    Career

    • Entered service of Hartford Woven Wire Company, 1879, and on death of father succeeded him as president. Also president Hartford Woven Wire Mattress Company. Director various companies.

      Alderman, Hartford, 1897. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903. Lieutenant governor, 1903-1905.

      Governor of Connecticut, 1905-1907.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903.

    Connections

    • Married Carrie E. Smith, October 5, 1881.
    • father: George Roberts
    • mother: Elvira (Evans) Roberts
    • spouse: Carrie E. Smith
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    Born January 22, 1853
    Died March 1, 1929
    (aged 76)
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