Governor John F. Hill

John F. Hill

DATE OF BIRTH:  October 29, 1855
PLACE OF BIRTH:  Eliot
DATE OF DEATH:  March 16, 1912
PLACE OF DEATH:  Boston
PROFESSION:  Physician, Publisher, Banker
POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  Republican
TERM IN OFFICE:  January 3, 1901 – January 5, 1905
FIRST LADY:  Laura Colman Ligget

QUOTE: Our State has become the summer home of thousands of well-to-do people of other sections of the country, and the pleasure-resort of many more, who appreciate the health-giving qualities of our invigorating atmosphere, and delight in the rugged beauties of our seashore and mountain scenery.

Inaugural Address, January 3, 1901

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: State Representative, State Senator

FURTHER READING:

Cobb, William T.  John Fremont Hill.

Kennebec Journal, Augusta, March 18, 1912.

McIntyre, Philip W. and Blanding, William F.  Men of Progress.  Boston: New England Magazine, 1897, pp. 260-261.

New York Times, March 17, 1912.

 

 

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