George P. Wetmore

George Peabody Wetmore (1846 - 1921)

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George Peabody (George P.) Wetmore
Born in London, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Feb 2015 | Last significant change: 5 Nov 2018
16:04: Paula Cullen added William Wetmore as father for George P. Wetmore. [Thank Paula for this]
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Preceded by
36th Governor
Augustus O. Bourn

Preceded by
Nathan F. Dixon III
George P. Wetmore
37th Governor
of Rhode Island
RI Governor

US Senator (Class 2)
from Rhode Island
Seal of the US Senate
1895—1907; 1908—1913
Succeeded by
38th Governor
John W. Davis

Succeeded by
LeBaron Bradford Colt


George married Edith Ketattas.[2]


  1. Legislature failed to elect successor, vacant March 4, 1907 – January 22, 1908 when re-elected.
  2. "New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018), George Wetmore and Edith Ketettas, 22 Dec 1869; citing Marriage, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York City Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,544,273.

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