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Orlando Lewis Martin
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Birth: Apr. 28, 1872
Washington County
Vermont, USA
Death: May 2, 1951
Washington County
Vermont, USA

Vermont political figure. He graduated from Goddard Seminary and became a school teacher and principal. He served as Plainfield's School Superintendent, and held local offices including Town Meeting Moderator, Lister and Auditor.
A Republican, he was a longtime member of the Vermont State Fair Commission and served in the Vermont House of Representatives from 1908 to 1909. He subsequently served as Vermont's Commissioner of Agriculture, and was a member of the Vermont Senate from 1915 to 1917. In 1923 he returned to the Vermont House and was elected Speaker, serving until 1925. He also served as Master of the National Grange and President of the National Grange Fire Insurance Company of Keene, New Hampshire. In 1938 he was elected Washington County Assistant Judge, and served from 1939 until his death.

With thanks to Bill McKern for the above bio. 
Family links: 
  Willard Shepard Martin (1827 - 1902)
  Fanny Lewis Martin (1836 - 1889)
  A. Glee Kent Martin (1870 - 1958)*
  Alice Martin Johnson (1910 - 2005)*
  Willard Shepard Martin (1868 - 1934)*
  Orlando Lewis Martin (1872 - 1951)
  Arthur Raymond Martin (1876 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Orlando Lewis
Plainmont Cemetery
North Montpelier
Washington County
Vermont, USA
Created by: Pam Emery
Record added: Dec 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101674638
Orlando Lewis Martin
Added by: Dave Francis
Orlando Lewis Martin
Added by: Pam Emery
Orlando Lewis Martin
Added by: Pam Emery
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