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George Herbert Prouty

governor

George Herbert Prouty, American governor. Member Vermont, House of Representatives, 1896, 97; member Vermont Senate, 1904 (president pro tem).

Background

Prouty, George Herbert was born on March 4, 1862 in Newport, Vermont, United States. Son of John A. and Hannah B. (Lamb) Prouty.

Education

Educated Newport High School, St. Johnsbury Academy and Bryant & Stratton Business College, Boston. (Doctor of Laws, Middlebury College, and Norwich U., 1909, and University of Vermont, 1910).

Career

Early became connected with lumber business established by his father, and became manager.

Membership

Member Vermont, House of Representatives, 1896, 97. Member Vermont Senate, 1904 (president pro tem).

Connections

Married Henrietta Allen, December, 1890.

father:
John A. Prouty

mother:
Hannah B. (Lamb) Prouty

spouse:
Henrietta Allen