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Percival Wood Clement

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Percival Wood Clement, American governor. member Vt.

Background

Clement, Percival Wood was born on July 7, 1846 in Rutland, Vermont, United States. Son of Charles and Elizabeth (Wood) Clement.

Education

Student Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut, 1864-1868.

Career

Clerk and partner Clement & Sons, marble quarries, 1871-1876. Engaged in banking, 1876. President Rutland Railroad Company, 1882-1902.

President Bristol Railroad Company Owner Rutland Herald. Mayor of Rutland, 1897-1899, 1911-1912. Member Vermont House of Representatives, 1892, Vermont Senate, 1900-1902, 1911-1912.

Governor of Vermont, 1919-1920, inclusive.

Membership

Member Vt.

Connections

Married Maria H. Goodwin, 1868.

father:
Charles Clement

mother:
Elizabeth (Wood) Clement

spouse:
Maria H. Goodwin