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Henry Sherman Boutell
Birth: Mar. 14, 1856
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 11, 1926
San Remo
Provincia di Imperia
Liguria, Italy

U.S. Congressman. He graduated from Northwestern University, in 1874, from Harvard University, in 1876, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1879 and preceded to practice law in Chicago, Illinois. He was a member of the Illinois State House of Representatives, (1884-85). In 1897, he was elected as a Republican to the Fifty-fifth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Edward D. Cooke, reelected to the Fifty-sixth Congress and to the next five succeeding Congresses, serving until 1911. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he was appointed Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Portugal and to Switzerland, in 1911, serving until he resigned in 1913. He was a professor of constitutional law at Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., (1914-23). He died while on a trip to Italy, at age 69. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Henry Boutell (1826 - 1899)
 
 Children:
  Roger Sherman Boutell (1881 - 1962)*
  Hugh Gates Boutell (1890 - 1963)*
  Alice Gates Boutell Smith (1891 - 1975)*
 
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Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Westborough
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
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Record added: May 28, 2003
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Henry Sherman Boutell
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