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Leighton Prosper Slack
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1867
Woodstock
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1938
Montpelier
Washington County
Vermont, USA

Lieutenant Governor of Vermont. He graduated from Ludlow's Black River Academy and taught school while studying law. He was admitted to the bar in 1892, and began to practice, first in Barre, and then in St. Johnsbury. A Republican, Slack served as Caledonia County State's Attorney and a member of the Vermont Senate before winning election as Lieutenant Governor, serving from 1910 to 1912. In 1914 he was appointed an Associate Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court and served until his death. Slack was active in the Vermont and American Bar Associations and the Vermont Historical Society. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Estelle H. Mears Slack (1871 - 1896)
  Leah Elsie Mears Slack (1877 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  Estelle Slack (1901 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Durant Cemetery
Cabot
Washington County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: May 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26943296
Leighton Prosper Slack
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Leighton Prosper Slack
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Leighton Prosper Slack
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