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Endicott Peabody
62nd Governor of Massachusetts
In office
January 3, 1963 – January 7, 1965
Lieutenant Francis X. Bellotti
Preceded by John A. Volpe
Succeeded by John A. Volpe
Member of the Massachusetts Governor's Council for the 3rd District
In office
Preceded by Otis Whitney
Succeeded by Christian A. Herter, Jr.
Personal details
Born February 15, 1920(1920-02-15)
Lawrence, Massachusetts
Died December 1, 1997(1997-12-01) (aged 77)
Hollis, New Hampshire
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Barbara Welch Gibbons
(1944-1997, his death)
Profession Lawyer
Religion Episcopalian
Military service
Service/branch  United States Navy
Battles/wars World War II
Awards Silver Star
Presidential Unit Citation

Endicott Peabody (February 15, 1920 – December 1, 1997) was an American politician. He was the 62nd Governor of Massachusetts from January 3, 1963 to January 7, 1965.[1] Peabody was born in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

Peabody ran for the United States Senate of Massachusetts, but lost to Edward Brooke. He then ran for Vice President of the United States in 1972, but lost to Edmund Muskie. He then moved to New Hampshire where he ran for other political offices there, but always lost.

Peabody died in Hollis, New Hampshire from leukemia, aged 77.[2]


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