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Leonard Sargeant
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Birth: Mar. 13, 1793
Dorset
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
Death: Jun. 18, 1880
Johnstown
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA

Vermont Lieutenant Governor. He studied law and became an attorney. Sargeant was also a farmer and served as Vice President of the Vermont Agricultural Society. He was active in the Whig party, and served in numerous offices including Probate Judge, State's Attorney, Postmaster and Justice of the Peace. He was a member of the Vermont Council of Censors in 1827, and a Delegate to the 1836 Vermont constitutional convention. Sargeant served in both the Vermont House and Senate in the 1830s and 1840s. From 1846 to 1848 he served as Lieutenant Governor. After leaving office he practiced law until retiring in the 1870s, after which he resided at his daughter's home in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Sargeant (1761 - 1843)
  Delight Bell Sargeant (1761 - 1835)
 
 Spouse:
  Phebe Raymond Sargeant (1792 - 1836)*
 
 Children:
  Harriet Peters Sargeant Way (1825 - 1861)*
  Leonard Sargeant (1831 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Sargeant Noble (1786 - 1875)*
  Nancy Sergeant Morrison (1789 - 1821)*
  John Sargent (1791 - 1854)*
  Leonard Sargeant (1793 - 1880)
  Daniel Sargent (1794 - 1795)*
  Delight Sargent Boudinot (1799 - 1893)*
  Ephenetus Allen Sargeant (1801 - 1892)*
  Warren B. Sargent (1803 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Dellwood Cemetery
Manchester
Bennington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: May 15, 2008
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Leonard Sargeant
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