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Aram J. Pothier

He was an American politician of French Canadian origin, the 51st and 55th Governor of Rhode Islandfrom 1909 to 1915 and from 1925 until his death in 1928.

Background

  • Ethnicity: The son of Jules Pothier and Domiltilde (Dallaire) Pothier.

  • Aram J. Pothier was born on July 26, 1854.

  • Education

    • Educated Nicolet College until 1871. Doctor of Laws, Manhattan College, New York, 1911, College Holy Cross, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1912, Niagara U., 1912.

    Career

    • Arrived in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, at 18. Began, 1875, as clerk, Woonsocket Institution for Savings, with which has ever since been identified, and is now president. Also president Union Trust Company, Providence.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican Party

    Religion

    Denomination: Catholic

    Membership

    Member Rhode Island House of Representatives, 1887-1888.
    • Rhode Island House of Representatives , Rhode Island
      1887 - 1888

    • Rhode Island Board of Education , Rhode Island
      1907 - 1907

    Connections

    • Married Françoise de Charmigny, of France, 1902.
    • father: Jules Pothier
    • spouse: Françoise de Charmigny
    • Wife: Françoise de Charmigny
    • Descendant: Zacharie Cloutier
    Aram J. Pothier
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    Born July 26, 1854
    Died February 4, 1928
    (aged 73)
    Nationality
    • 1870
      Nicolet College
    • 1894 - 1895
      mayor, Woonsocket
      Woonsocket
    • 1897 - 1898
      Lieutenant Governor, Rhode Island
      Rhode Island, Woonsocket
    • 1909 - 1915
      Governer, Rhode Island
      Rhode Island, Woonsocket
    • 1915
      President, Woonsocket Institute for Savings
      Rhode Island, Woonsocket
    • 1915
      President, the Providence Union Trust Company
      Rhode Island, Woonsocket
    • 1925 - 1928
      Governer, Rhode Island
      Rhode Island, Woonsocket

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