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Jonathan G. Hunton

DATE OF BIRTH:  March 14, 1781

PLACE OF BIRTH:  Unity, NH

 

DATE OF DEATH:  October 12, 1851

PLACE OF DEATH:  Fairfield

 

PROFESSION:  Lawyer

 

POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  National Republican

 

TERM IN OFFICE:  February 10, 1830 – January 8, 1831

 

FIRST LADY:  Mary Glidden

 

QUOTE: Provision has already been made by former legislatures to ameliorate the condition of the Deaf and Dumb. And I now submit to your consideration the enquiry, whether the more numerous cases of Lunacy are not equally entitled to your sympathetic and favorable regard.

Inaugural Address, February 10, 1830

 

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: Executive Councilor, State Senator

Governor Jonathan G. Hunton

FURTHER READING:

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

“Gov. Jonathan G. Hunton,” Maine Historical and Genealogical Recorder, Bangor, September, 1898, pp. 257-259.

 

 



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