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history professor

Richard L. Troutman was American history professor. Named Teacher of Year, Houghton College, 1969.

Background

Troutman, Richard L. was born on December 6, 1930 in East Aurora, New York, United States. Son of John Edwin Troutman and Sarah Ann Beller.

Education

AB, Houghton College, New York, 1953. AM, U.Ky., Lexington, 1955. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kentucky, Lexington, 1958.

Career

History professor Houghton College, New York, 1958—1969, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, 1969—2009, head department history, 1972—1998.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Racquetball, stamp collecting/philately, saxophone, travel.

Connections

Married Merle Lee White. Children: Richard Mark, Sarah Ann, Elizabeth Ellen White.

father:
John Edwin Troutman

mother:
Sarah Ann Beller

spouse:
Merle Lee White

children:
Richard Mark Troutman

Sarah Ann Troutman

Elizabeth Ellen White Troutman