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Frances Stiles Lamont Edit Profile

also known as Peg Lamont

State legislator

Frances Stiles Lamont, American state legislator. Member staff McCalls magazine, New York City, 1936-1937; member South Dakot State Senate from 2d District, since 1975. Named South Dakot Mother of Year, 1974.; Member Daughters of the American Revolution, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Alpha Theta.

Background

Lamont, Frances Stiles was born on June 10, 1914 in Rapid City, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Frederick Bailey and Frances (Kenney) Stiles.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1935. Master of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1936.

Career

Member McCalls magazine, New York City, 1936—1937. Vice chairman Governor's Commission on Status of Women, 1964—1973. Chairman Governor's Advisory Council on Aging, 1967—1973.

Member 2d District South Dakota State Senate, 1975—1988.

Membership

Member staff McCalls magazine, New York City, 1936-1937. Member South Dakot State Senate from 2d District, since 1975. Named South Dakot Mother of Year, 1974.

Member Daughters of the American Revolution, American Association of University Women, League of Women Voters, Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Alpha Theta.

Connections

Married William Mather Lamont, 1937 (deceased). Children: William Stiles, Nancy, Peggy, Frederick.

father:
Frederick Bailey Stiles

mother:
Frances (Kenney) Stiles

spouse:
William Mather Lamont

children:
Nancy Lamont

Frederick Lamont

William Stiles Lamont

Peggy Lamont