Joseph Robinson Bodwell

Joseph Robinson Bodwell

Birth
Methuen, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 15 Dec 1887 (aged 69)
Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, USA
Burial Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 7670639 · View Source
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Maine Governor. He was the owner of two stone companies, was a member of the Hallowell city legislature and the Mayor of Hallowell, main, (1869-71). In 1886, he was elected as a Republican the 40th Governor of Maine, serving until death at age 69. Under his administration, child welfare programs were advocated and the improvements of labor conditions were endorsed.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Find A Grave Memorial 7670639
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph Robinson Bodwell (19 Jun 1818–15 Dec 1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7670639, citing Hallowell Village Cemetery, Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .