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Seldon Connor

DATE OF BIRTH:  January 15, 1839

PLACE OF BIRTH:  Fairfield

 

DATE OF DEATH:  July 9, 1917

PLACE OF DEATH:  Augusta

 

PROFESSION:  Lawyer

 

POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  Republican

 

TERM IN OFFICE:  January 6, 1876 – January 8, 1879

 

FIRST LADY:  Henrietta White

 

QUOTE: Agriculture and manufacturing go hand in hand, mutually giving and receiving benefits, and nowhere should the connection be closer than in this State, which supplies so many facilities for both.

Inaugural Address, January 6, 1876

 

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: Brigadier General, Collector of Internal Revenue for Maine, Pension Agent for Maine, Adjutant General

Governor Seldon Connor

FURTHER READING: 

Biographical Encyclopedia of Maine of the 19th Century.  Boston: Metropolitan Publishing and Engraving Company, 1885, p. 147.

Chase, Henry.  Representative Men of Maine.  Portland: The Lakeside Press, 1893, p. 50.

Kennebec Journal, Augusta, July 10, 1917.

 

 



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