|Birth: ||Aug. 11, 1865|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 1946|
29th and 31st Pennsylvania Governor. Born in Connecticut, he was a noted forester, conservationist, and progressive leader. Chief, 1898 - 1910 U. S. Forest Service (as renamed in 1905). Governor of Pennsylvania, two terms, 1923 -27 & 1931 - 35. His first term brought major governmental reorganization. His second term was famed for the paving of rural roads throughout the state to provide unemployment relief & to "get the farmer out of the mud."
Gifford Bryce Pinchot (1915 - 1989)*
Milford (Pike County)
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May you rest in peace.|
Added: Apr. 21, 2013
From Who's Who in the WorldGifford Pinchot, Forester. Pres. Nat'l Conservation Ass'n. Studied forestry in France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. A.B. Yale, 1889.Born Aug. 11, 1865, at Simsbury, Conn., son of James W. and Mary (Eno) Pinchot. Unmarried.|
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