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Henry Roberts

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Henry Roberts, American governor. member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903.

Background

Roberts, Henry was born on January 22, 1853 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of George and Elvira (Evans) Roberts.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1877. Columbia and Yale law schools, 2 years.

Career

Entered service of Hartford Woven Wire Company, 1879, and on death of father succeeded him as president. Also president Hartford Woven Wire Mattress Company. Director various companies.

Alderman, Hartford, 1897. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903. Lieutenant governor, 1903-1905.

Governor of Connecticut, 1905-1907.

Membership

Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1899-1901, Senate, 1901-1903.

Connections

Married Carrie E. Smith, October 5, 1881.

father:
George Roberts

mother:
Elvira (Evans) Roberts

spouse:
Carrie E. Smith