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Solomon Francis Prouty

congressman.

Solomon Francis Prouty, American congressman. Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1879; Mason (32°), Knights of Pythias, Elk.

Background

Prouty, Solomon Francis was born on January 17, 1854 in Delaware, Ohio, United States. Son of William Prouty.

Education

Student, Central University of Iowa, Pella, 1870-1873, 1875-1877, Bachelor of Arts, A.M. Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa, 1873-1875.

Career

Professor Latin, Central University of Iowa, 1877-1881. Admitted to bar, 1882, and practiced at Pella, Iowa, until 1891, since at Des Moines. Also interested in business enterprises.

Membership

Member Iowa House of Representatives, 1879. Mason (32°), Knights of Pythias, Elk.

Connections

Married Ida E. Warren, of Oskaloosa, Iowa, January 19, 1887.

father:
William Prouty. Prouty

spouse:
Ida E. Warren