Friends Of The Blaine House

The Blaine House

Frederick H. Parkhurst

DATE OF BIRTH:  November 5, 1864

PLACE OF BIRTH:  Unity

 

DATE OF DEATH:  January 31, 1921

PLACE OF DEATH:  Augusta

 

PROFESSION:  Lawyer, Businessman

 

POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  Republican

 

TERM IN OFFICE:  January 6, 1921 – January 31, 1921

 

FIRST LADY:  Dorothy Woodman

 

QUOTE: The record of Maine’s patriotic response to the call for service in the World War illumines one of the brightest pages in the history of our State.

The year 1920 will ever be remembered as the year in which full suffrage was granted to woman, whose presence in the electorate constitutes a potent force for good government.

Inaugural Address, January 6, 1921

 

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: State Representative, State Senator, Chairman of Maine’s Liberty Loan campaign during World War I

Governor Frederick H. Parkhurst

FURTHER READING: 

Kennebec Journal, Augusta, February 1, 1921

 

 



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