Friends Of The Blaine House

The Blaine House

Daniel F. Davis

DATE OF BIRTH:  September 12, 1843

PLACE OF BIRTH:  Freedom

 

DATE OF DEATH:  January 10, 1897

PLACE OF DEATH:  Bangor

 

PROFESSION:  Lawyer, Businessman

 

POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  Republican

 

TERM IN OFFICE:  February 5, 1880 – January 13, 1881

 

FIRST LADY:  Laura Goodwin

 

QUOTE: The love of liberty sometimes leads beyond the liberty to do right. The respect for law checks and regulates this spirit; it has ever been our guide in all the history of our State; it has triumphed in the great crisis through which we have just passed.

Inaugural Address, February 5, 1888

 

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: State Representative, State Senator, Collector of Customs for Bangor

Governor Daniel F. Davis

FURTHER READING:

Chase, Henry.  Representative Men of Maine.  Portland: The Lakeside Press, 1893, p. XLIX.

Kennebec Journal, Augusta, January 11, 1897.

McIntyre, Philip W. and Blanding, William F.  Men of Progress.  Boston: New England Magazine, 1897, pp. 462-463.

Memorial Addresses on the Life and Character of Daniel Franklin Davis.  Augusta: Kennebec Journal, 1897.

 

 



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