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George Harvey Branch[1]

Male 1870 - 1927  (57 years)

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  • Name George Harvey Branch 
    Born 27 Feb 1870  Hewittville, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Oct 1927 
    • Buried at Grand Isle.
    Person ID I103390  My Genealogy

    Father Walter C. Branch,   b. 5 Feb 1830, Panton, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1907, Hewittville Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Eunice L. [Monroe] Branch,   d. 22 Oct 1882 
    Married 11 May 1869  Potsdam, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • MARR: OFFI Rev. J.W. Daniels
    Family ID F45074  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mattie Bell [Hazen] Branch 
    Married 4 Jun 1902 
     1. Katherine Sylvia [Branch] Tudhope,   b. 13 Jun 1903
     2. George Walter Branch,   b. 26 Sep 1904
     3. Bertha Hazen [Branch] Low,   b. 24 May 1906
     4. Leonard Harvey Branch,   b. 31 Aug 1908
     5. Richard Olney Branch
     6. Darwin Pearl Branch
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F45077  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • After attending the local public school and Potsdam Normal School, he taught at West Stockholm and at Edwards, NY. Abandoning teaching he entered the Iowa State Medical College, from which he graduated in 1896, and immediately began the practice of medicine at Grand Isle, Vermont. He acquired a large practice and became well-known throughout the state.
      In 1910 Dr. Branch was elected Representative to Montpelier, and State Senator in 1923. He was also an Associate Judge of Grand Isle County. He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and belonged to isle of Patmos Masonic Lodge, Hill Chapter of Royal Arch Masons, and to the Commandery at Burlington, Vermont.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1644] Andy Lane.