Robert E. Parsons

Robert E. Parsons ( born April 15, 1892 in Farmington, Connecticut; † July 18, 1966 ) was an American politician. In 1948 and 1949 he was Deputy Governor of the State of Connecticut.


About the youth and education of Robert Parsons nothing is handed down. He lived in his native town Farmimgton, where he worked as a car dealer. Politically, he joined the Republican Party. Between 1933 and 1940 he sat as an MP in the House of Representatives from Connecticut; 1943 to 1948 he was a member of the State Senate, whose current President ( President Pro Tempore ) he was. The official president of the State Senate is loud constitution the Vice- Governor.

After the death of Governor James L. McConaughy on March 7, 1948 the Lieutenant-Governor James C. Shannon moved in the highest public office according to Connecticut. Thus the office of lieutenant-governor was vacant, in the now Robert Parsons as President Pro Tempore of the State Senate aufrückte. By the end of the term of office on January 5, 1949, he was vice-governor of his state.

After the end of his term as Lieutenant Governor Parsons is no longer politically have appeared. He died on 18 July 1966. His Chevrolet representation in Farmington exists today.