List of people from Rutland (city), Vermont
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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Rutland (city), Vermont.
Academics and writering
- Julia Dorr, author; resident of Rutland.
- Joy Hakim, history writer
- Mary McGarry Morris, novelist
- John Martin Thomas, ninth president of Middlebury College, ninth president of Penn State, and twelfth president of Rutgers University; resident of Rutland.
- Charles E. Tuttle, publisher
- James E. Burke, CEO of Johnson & Johnson
- John Deere, industrialist
- George E. Royce, pioneer of marble quarrying industry and state senator
- Francis William Billado, Major General and Adjutant General of the Vermont National Guard
- Barry M. Costello, US Navy vice admiral
- Merritt A. Edson, US Marine Corps major general
- Frederic Williams Hopkins, Adjutant General of the Vermont National Guard, 1837-1852.
- Edward H. Ripley, American Civil War Brevet Brigadier General, brother of William Y. W. Ripley
- William Y. W. Ripley, American Civil War recipient of the Medal of Honor
- Aaron Lewis, lead guitarist and founding member of Staind
- Dan Tyminski, bluegrass composer, vocalist and instrumentalist
- Percival W. Clement, 57th Governor Vermont
- Thomas W. Costello, state representative
- George Tisdale Hodges, US congressman
- Steven Howard, state representative
- Jim Jeffords, US senator
- Israel Smith (1759-1810), served as a member of the United States House of Representatives, a member of the United States Senate and Governor of Vermont; resident of Rutland.
- Robert Stafford, US congressman and senator; 71st Governor of Vermont
- Charles K. Williams, Chief Justice of the Vermont Supreme Court from 1834 to 1846 and Governor of Vermont from 1850 to 1852' raised in Rutland.
- Suzy Chaffee, Olympic ski racer and actress
- Rick Chaffee, Olympic ski racer
- Andrea Mead-Lawrence, first American to win two Olympic gold medals in skiing
- Arlie Pond, pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles
- Steve Wisniewski, guard and assistant offensive line coach for the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders
Television and Film
- David Franzoni, Oscar-winning author/producer of film Gladiator
- David Giancola, filmmaker; born in Rutland.
- Carlene King Johnson, 1955 Miss USA
- Cherilee Taylor, actress; born i Rutland.
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- "John Martin Thomas". Rutgers. Retrieved November 1, 2012.
- Middlebury College, Catalogue of the Graduates of Middlebury College, 1853, page 79
- "Vermont Governor Percival W. Clement". National Governors Association. Retrieved October 10, 2012.
- "Democrat Tom Costello for lieutenant governor". Addison County Independent. Retrieved October 22, 2012.
- "HODGES, George Tisdale, (1789 - 1860)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved October 10, 2012.
- "Wait, what’s Steve Howard doing in Burlington?". Burlington Free Press. Retrieved October 22, 2012.
- "JEFFORDS, James Merrill, (1934 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved October 10, 2012.
- "Vermont Governor Israel Smith". National Governors Association. Retrieved October 22, 2012.
- "Vermont Governor Robert T. Stafford". National Governors Association. Retrieved October 10, 2012.
- "Vermont Governor Charles Kilborn Williams". National Governors Association. Retrieved November 1, 2012.
- "David Giancola". IMDb. Retrieved November 1, 2012.
- "Cherilee Taylor". IMDb. Retrieved November 1, 2012.