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George Dupont Pratt

Professional society administrator

George Dupont Pratt, American professional society administrator. member Charles Pratt & Co.

Background

Pratt, George Dupont was born on August 16, 1869 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Charles and Mary Helen (Richardson) Pratt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst, 1893.

Career

Was employed by Long Island Railroad as a shop hand, later assistant to the president and superintendent of ferries to 1900. Conservation commissioner of State of New York, 1915-1921. Now member Charles Pratt & Сompany.

Vice president, trustee Pratt Institute (Brooklyn). Director The Thrift. Promoter Boy Scout movement. Treasurer National Council Boy Scouts America.

Trustee Amherst College Metropolitan Museum, American Museum Natural History. President American Forestry Association, since 1924.

Membership

Member Charles Pratt & Co.

Connections

Married Helen D. Sherman, February 2, 1897 (died 1923).; married second, Vera A. Hale, January 16, 1926. Children: George D., Sherman, Eliot D., Dorothy D. (Mistress.

father:
Charles Pratt

mother:
Mary Helen (Richardson) Pratt

spouses:
Helen D. Sherman

Vera A. Hale

children:
George D. Pratt

Sherman Pratt

Eliot D. Pratt

Dorothy D. (Mrs Pratt