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Percival Lee Shangraw
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1897
Franklin County
Vermont, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1988
Saint Albans
Franklin County
Vermont, USA

Info below provided by: Bill McKern

Vermont Chief Justice. He was educated in Franklin County, and enlisted for World War I, joining the Army as a Private and attaining the rank of First Lieutenant. He remained in the Vermont National Guard, and achieved the rank of Major. Shangraw was a 1923 graduate of Albany Law School, and practiced in Franklin County.

A Republican, he served in the Vermont Senate from 1951 to 1952, and was a municipal court judge in St. Albans from 1935 to 1947. He served on the Vermont Superior Court from 1951 to 1956, and was Chief Judge of the Superior Court from 1956 to 1958. He was an Associate Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court from 1958 to 1972, and Chief Justice from 1972 to 1974.

In 2014 the courthouse in St. Albans was named for him 
Family links: 
  Edmund James Shangraw (1864 - 1954)
  Lillian Murray Shangraw (1871 - 1956)
  Ruth Marvin Shangraw (1898 - 1971)*
  Richard Marvin Shangraw (1926 - 1979)*
  Mortimer Hiram Shangraw (1896 - 1897)*
  Percival Lee Shangraw (1897 - 1988)
*Calculated relationship
Hillside Cemetery
Franklin County
Vermont, USA
Created by: Barb Destromp
Record added: Jun 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53785685
Percival Lee Shangraw
Added by: Barb Destromp
Percival Lee Shangraw
Added by: Barb Destromp
Percival Lee Shangraw
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