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Fred Mason Butler, American judge. member Butler & Maloney many years; member State Senate, 1908.

Background

Butler, Fred Mason was born on May 28, 1854 in Jamaica, Vermont, United States. Son of Aaron Mason and Emeline (Muzzy) Butler.

Education

Educated Leland and Gray Seminary, Townsbend, Vermont.

Career

Admitted to Vermont bar, 1877. Member Butler & Maloney many years. Judge City Court, Rutland, 1889-1895.

Member State Senate, 1908. Judge Superior Court, 1909-1923 (chief of Superior judges, 1922). Elected by legislature justice Supreme Court of Vermont, 1923, to succeed Justice Willard W. Miles (resigned), reëlected, 1925, retired, 1926.

Membership

Member Butler & Maloney many years. Member State Senate, 1908.

Connections

Married Lillian H. Holton, November 24, 1875. Children: Anza L. (Mistress.

father:
Aaron Mason Butler

mother:
Emeline (Muzzy) Butler

spouse:
Lillian H. Holton

child:
Anza L. (Mrs Butler