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Kennebec County

Politicians who were born in Kennebec County

  Albion: Owen Lovejoy, 1811 — Llewellyn Libby, 1841 — Albanah H. Libby, 1868
  Augusta: Samuel Cony, 1811 — George W. Ladd, 1818 — Melville W. Fuller, 1833 — Augustus E. Alden, 1837 — George E. Macomber, 1853 — S. Curtis C. Ward, 1863 — Frank H. Foss, 1865 — Frank G. Farrington, 1872 — Robert A. Cony, 1876 — Guy P. Gannett, 1881 — Dan W. Cony, 1882 — Anne M. Gannett, c.1883 — Burton M. Cross, 1902 — Olympia J. Snowe, 1947
  Belgrade: Lot M. Morrill, 1813
  Benton: Asher C. Hinds, 1863
  China: Daniel Choate, 1828 — Justus G. Hanson, 1870 — John E. Nelson, 1874
  Farmingdale: Janet T. Mills, 1947
  Fayette: Philip Morse, 1845
  Gardiner: George Plaisted Sanderson, 1836 — Melville P. Milliken, 1848 — Frederic Danforth, 1848 — Oliver B. Clason, 1850 — Edgar C. Wakefield, 1866 — Ernest A. Wakefield, 1868 — Charles R. Clason, 1890 — John W. Heselton, 1900 — Floyd C. Bagley, 1922
  Goshen (now Vienna): Benjamin White, 1790
  Greene: James Bates, 1789
  Hallowell: Hiram Belcher, 1790 — George Evans, 1797 — John O. Sewall, 1806 — Edwin G. Eastman, 1833 — Franklin J. Morton, 1833 — Robert Charles Washburn, 1861 — Will C. Atkins, 1873 — Emery O. Beane, 1883
  Litchfield: George W. Getchell, 1815 — Henry I. Emerson, 1871
  Mt. Vernon: Moses G. Sherburne, 1808 — John H. Rice, 1816 — John L. Stevens, 1820 — Loren Fletcher, 1833 — Horace W. Greeley, 1857
  Monmouth: Samuel Royal Thurston, 1816 — Flavius O. Beal, 1841 — Wilbur H. Judkins, 1858
  Oakland: Chester E. Gleason, 1869
  Pittston: Daniel Tarbox Jewett, 1807 — Caleb C. Libby, 1847
  Readfield: John Hubbard, 1794 — Charles Hayward, 1812 — Fred E. Beane, 1853
  Sidney: Nehemiah Abbott, 1804 — C. F. Jewett, 1836
  Vassalboro: Asa Redington, Jr., 1789 — Alfred Redington, 1802 — Albert K. Smiley, 1828 — H. Tobey Mooers, 1894
  Waterville: Wyman B. S. Moor, 1811 — Walter A. Burleigh, 1820 — Charles H. Redington, 1830 — Henry N. Sheldon, 1843 — Frank Redington, 1858 — Harry Belliveu, 1880 — L. Eugene Thayer, 1883 — F. Harold Dubord, 1891 — Charles P. Nelson, 1907 — Richard J. Dubord, c.1912 — George J. Mitchell, 1933 — Pam Iorio, 1959
  West Waterville (now Oakland): Daniel Wells, Jr., 1808
  Winslow: Josiah Hayden Drummond, 1827 — Leslie C. Cornish, 1854 — Charles F. Johnson, 1859 — Norman L. Bassett, 1869
  Winthrop: Samuel P. Benson, 1804
   See also Maine birthplaces not assigned to counties.
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