DATE OF BIRTH: August 15, 1801
PLACE OF BIRTH: Durham, NH
DATE OF DEATH: July 15, 1868
PLACE OF DEATH: Boston, MA
POLITICAL AFFILIATION: Democrat
TERM IN OFFICE: January 4, 1856 – January 8, 1857
QUOTE: In our estimation slavery is a great evil, the removal of which from the limits of our common country would be highly gratifying to every patriotic citizen.
Inaugural Address, January 4, 1856
OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: Postmaster of Belgrade, Sheriff of Somerset County, Land Agent, Congressman, President of the Maine Central Railroad, State Representative
Chase, Henry. Representative Men of Maine. Portland: The Lakeside Press, 1893, p. XXXIII.
“Death of Anson P. Morrill,” Daily Kennebec Journal, July 6, 1887.
Moody, Robert E. “Anson Peaslee Morrill,” Dictionary of American Biography. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1933, Vol. 13, pp. 196-197.