Governor Bert M. Fernald

Bert M. Fernald

DATE OF BIRTH:  April 3, 1858
PLACE OF BIRTH:  West Poland
DATE OF DEATH:  August 23, 1926
PLACE OF DEATH:  West Poland
PROFESSION:  Farmer, Cannery Owner
POLITICAL AFFILIATION:  Republican
TERM IN OFFICE:  January 7, 1909 – January 5, 1911
FIRST LADY:  Anne A. Keene

QUOTE: Exhaustion of natural resources, of water power and forests, would be a grave disaster to corporations as well as to people.

Inaugural Address, January 7, 1909

OTHER ELECTED OR APPOINTED OFFICES: State Representative, State Senator, U. S. Senator

FURTHER READING:

Bowler, E.C.  An Album of the Executive Departments and Seventy-Fourth Legislature of Maine.  Bethel, 1909, p. 9.

Kennebec Journal, Augusta, August 24, 1926.

 

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