Samuel Everett Pingree Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, Dartmouth College, 1857, A.M., 1867 (Doctor of Laws, Norwich University).
Private Company F, 3d Vermont Volumes, 1861. First lieutenant, 1861. Captain, August 1861.
Major, September 27, 1862. Lieutenant colonel, January 15, 1863. Awarded Congressional Medal of Honor, “for gallantry at Lee’s Mills, Virginia” (wounded).
Admitted to bar, 1859, and began practice at Hartford, Vermont State’s attorney Windsor Company, 1868-1869. Lieutenant governor of Vermont, 1882-1884, governor, 1884-1886. Chairman State Railway Commission, 1886-1894.
Home: Hartford, Vt.
Married Lydia M. Steele, of Stanstead, Quebec, September 15, 1869.