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Kennebec County
Maine

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Kennebec County

Index to Locations

  • Albion Albion Cemetery Number 4
  • Augusta Unknown location
  • Augusta Blaine Memorial Park
  • Augusta Cony Cemetery
  • Augusta Forest Grove Cemetery
  • Augusta Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
  • Augusta Riverside Cemetery
  • Augusta St. Mary's Cemetery
  • Augusta State Capitol Grounds
  • Augusta State of Maine Burial Ground
  • China Village Cemetery
  • Gardiner Christ Church Cemetery
  • Gardiner Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Hallowell Hallowell Cemetery
  • Randolph Maple Grove Cemetery
  • Readfield Readfield Cemetery
  • Waterville Pine Grove Cemetery
  • Waterville St. Francis Catholic Cemetery
  • Waterville Waterville Cemetery
  • South Windsor, Windsor Rest Haven Cemetery
  • Winthrop Maple Cemetery


    Albion Cemetery Number 4
    Albion, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Llewellyn Libby (1841-1928) — of Albion, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Albion, Kennebec County, Maine, January 16, 1841. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; merchant; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1899-1900. Died in 1928 (age about 87 years). Interment at Albion Cemetery Number 4.
      Relatives: Son of John Libby (1806-1883) and Hannah D. (Libby) Libby (1817-1889); married, August 13, 1866, to Angie M. Drake (1844-1922); father of Albanah Harvey Libby; first cousin once removed of Isaac Libbey; second cousin of Ida Martha Libby; second cousin once removed of Frederick Edwin Hanscom; second cousin four times removed of Timothy Pickering; third cousin once removed of Harrison Libbey; third cousin thrice removed of John Wingate Weeks (1781-1853); fourth cousin of William F. Nason; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur H. Lord.
      Political families: Libby-Felt family of Maine; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Vanderbilt-Tuck-Pickering-Webster family; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Albanah Harvey Libby (1868-1936) — also known as Albanah H. Libby — of Albion, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Albion, Kennebec County, Maine, April 29, 1868. Republican. Merchant; farmer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1929-30. Died in 1936 (age about 68 years). Interment at Albion Cemetery Number 4.
      Relatives: Son of Llewellyn Libby and Angeline (Drake) Libby (1844-1922); first cousin twice removed of Isaac Libbey; second cousin once removed of Ida Martha Libby; second cousin five times removed of Timothy Pickering (1745-1829); third cousin of Frederick Edwin Hanscom; third cousin twice removed of Harrison Libbey; fourth cousin once removed of William F. Nason.
      Political families: Libby-Felt family of Maine; Saltonstall-Davis-Frelinghuysen-Appleton family of Massachusetts; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Vanderbilt-Tuck-Pickering-Webster family; Lawrence-Andrew-Rodney-Parrish family of Adel, Georgia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Unknown Locations
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      John Leavitt Stevens (1820-1895) — also known as John L. Stevens — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Mt. Vernon, Kennebec County, Maine, August 1, 1820. Republican. Newspaper editor; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1860; U.S. Minister to Uruguay, 1870-73; Paraguay, 1870-73; Sweden, 1877-83; Hawaiian Islands, 1889-93. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, February 8, 1895 (age 74 years, 191 days). Interment somewhere.
      See also U.S. State Dept career summary
      Joshua Gage (1763-1831) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Harwich, Barnstable County, Mass., August 7, 1763. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1805-07; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1813-15; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District, 1817-19; member of Maine Governor's Council, 1822-23. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 24, 1831 (age 67 years, 170 days). Interment somewhere.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Blaine Memorial Park
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
    James G. Blaine James Gillespie Blaine (1830-1893) — also known as James G. Blaine; "The Plumed Knight"; "Belshazzar Blaine"; "Magnetic Man" — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in West Brownsville, Washington County, Pa., January 31, 1830. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1856 (Honorary Secretary); member of Maine state house of representatives, 1859-62; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1861-62; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1863-76; Speaker of the U.S. House, 1869-75; candidate for Republican nomination for President, 1876, 1880; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1876-81; U.S. Secretary of State, 1881, 1889-92; candidate for President of the United States, 1884. Congregationalist. Scotch-Irish ancestry. Died in Washington, D.C., January 27, 1893 (age 62 years, 362 days). Original interment at Oak Hill Cemetery, Washington, D.C.; reinterment in 1920 at Blaine Memorial Park.
      Relatives: Son of Ephraim Lyon Blaine (1796-1850) and Maria (Gillespie) Blaine (1801-1871); married, June 30, 1850, to Harriet Stanwood (1827-1903); father of Harriet Blaine (1871-1958; who married Truxtun Beale); nephew of Ellen Blaine (who married John Hoge Ewing (1796-1887)); grandfather of James Gillespie Blaine III.
      Political family: Dewey-Blaine-Coit-Huntington family of Connecticut (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      Cross-reference: Robert G. Ingersoll
      Blaine counties in Idaho, Mont., Neb. and Okla. are named for him.
      Mount Blaine, in Park County, Colorado, is named for him.  — The city of Blaine, Washington, is named for him.
      Politician named for him: J. B. McLaughlin
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Books about James G. Blaine: Mark Wahlgren Summers, Rum, Romanism, & Rebellion : The Making of a President, 1884 — Edward P. Crapol, James G. Blaine : Architect of Empire — Richard B. Cheney & Lynne V. Cheney, Kings Of The Hill : How Nine Powerful Men Changed The Course of American History
      Image source: William C. Roberts, Leading Orators (1884)


    Cony Cemetery
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Daniel Cony (1752-1842) — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine; Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Stoughton, Norfolk County, Mass., August 3, 1752. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; physician; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1786-92, 1797; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1800; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1810; probate judge in Maine, 1820. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 21, 1842 (age 89 years, 171 days). Interment at Cony Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cony (1718-1803) and Rebecca (Guild) Cony (1721-1793); married, November 14, 1776, to Susanna Curtis (1752-1833); father of Susan Bowdoin Cony (1781-1851; who married Samuel Cony (1775-1835)); uncle of Samuel Cony (1775-1835); grandfather of Samuel Cony (1811-1870) and Susan Cony (1812-1836; who married Richard Foster Perkins); great-grandfather of Daniel Albert Cony; second great-grandfather of Robert Alexander Cony; third great-grandfather of Chase Mellen, Jr..
      Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Forest Grove Cemetery
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Lot Myrick Morrill (1813-1883) — also known as Lot M. Morrill — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine; Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Belgrade, Kennebec County, Maine, May 3, 1813. Republican. Member of Maine state senate, 1854-56; Governor of Maine, 1858-61; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1861-69, 1869-76; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1864; U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1876-77; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1877-81. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 10, 1883 (age 69 years, 252 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Anson Peaslee Morrill (1803-1887).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier
      Edwin Chick Burleigh (1843-1916) — also known as Edwin C. Burleigh — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Linneus, Aroostook County, Maine, November 27, 1843. Republican. Newspaper publisher; Maine state treasurer, 1885-88; Governor of Maine, 1889-93; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1896; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1897-1911; defeated, 1910; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1913-16; died in office 1916. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, June 16, 1916 (age 72 years, 202 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Parker B. Burleigh (1812?-1899) and Caroline Peabody (Chick) Burleigh; married, June 28, 1863, to Mary J. Bither; father of Lucy E. Burleigh (who married Robert Byron Boyd).
      Political family: Burleigh family of Augusta, Maine.
      Cross-reference: Robert A. Cony
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
    William R. Pattangall William Robinson Pattangall (1865-1942) — also known as William R. Pattangall — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine; Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Pembroke, Washington County, Maine, June 29, 1865. Lawyer; newspaper editor; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1897, 1901, 1909-11; Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine, 1904 (4th District), 1913 (3rd District), 1914 (3rd District); member of Maine Democratic State Committee, 1905-07; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1911-14; Maine state attorney general, 1911-12, 1915-16; Maine Democratic state chair, 1916, 1919; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1920, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); Democratic candidate for Governor of Maine, 1922, 1924; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1926-30; appointed 1926; chief justice of Maine state supreme court, 1930-35; appointed 1930; resigned 1935; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1936 (member, Resolutions Committee); president, Depositors Trust Co.. Unitarian. Member, Beta Theta Pi; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Knights Templar; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died October 21, 1942 (age 77 years, 114 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Ezra Lincoln Pattangall and Arethusa B. (Longfellow) Pattangall; married, June 6, 1884, to Jean M. Johnson (died 1888); married, September 27, 1892, to Gertrude McKenzie (1874-1950).
      See also Wikipedia article
      Image source: Library of Congress
      Samuel Cony (1811-1870) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, February 27, 1811. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1835, 1862; member of Maine Governor's Council, 1839; probate judge in Maine, 1840-47; Maine state treasurer, 1850-55; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1854; Governor of Maine, 1864-67. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, October 5, 1870 (age 59 years, 220 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cony and Susan (Cony) Cony (1781-1851); brother of Susan Cony (1812-1836; who married Richard Foster Perkins); married, October 17, 1833, to Mercy Hannah Sewall (1816-1847); married, November 22, 1849, to Lucy Williams Brooks (1825-1906); father of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892) and Susan Hannah Cony (1839-1896; who married Joseph Homan Manley); grandson of Daniel Cony; granduncle of Robert Alexander Cony; great-grandfather of Chase Mellen, Jr..
      Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Noble Goodwin (1824-1887) — also known as John N. Goodwin — of Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz. Born in South Berwick, York County, Maine, October 18, 1824. Republican. Member of Maine state senate, 1854; U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1861-63; justice of Arizona territorial supreme court, 1863; Governor of Arizona Territory, 1863-66; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Arizona Territory, 1865-67. Died in Paraiso Springs, Monterey County, Calif., April 29, 1887 (age 62 years, 193 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      James Ware Bradbury (1802-1901) — of Maine. Born in Parsonfield, York County, Maine, June 10, 1802. Democrat. U.S. Senator from Maine, 1847-53. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 6, 1901 (age 98 years, 210 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Seldon Connor (1839-1917) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Fairfield, Somerset County, Maine, January 25, 1839. Republican. General in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Maine, 1876-79. Member, Phi Beta Kappa; Grand Army of the Republic; Loyal Legion. Died July 9, 1917 (age 78 years, 165 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William Connor and Mary Connor; married, October 20, 1869, to Henrietta W. B. Bailey.
      Anson Peaslee Morrill (1803-1887) — also known as Anson P. Morrill — of Readfield, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Maine, June 10, 1803. Republican. Governor of Maine, 1855-56; defeated, 1853, 1855; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1856 (Convention Vice-President); U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1861-63; member of Maine state legislature, 1870. Died July 4, 1887 (age 84 years, 24 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Lot Myrick Morrill (1813-1883).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Burton Melvin Cross (1902-1998) — also known as Burton M. Cross — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, November 15, 1902. Republican. Florist; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1941-44; member of Maine state senate 7th District, 1945-52; Governor of Maine, 1952-55. Member, Grange; Freemasons; Shriners; Rotary. Died in a hospital at Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, October 22, 1998 (age 95 years, 341 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Burton M. Cross and Harriett (Thompson) Cross; married, November 1, 1927, to Olena R. Moulton.
      Artemas Libbey (1823-1894) — of Albion, Kennebec County, Maine; Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Freedom, Waldo County, Maine, January 8, 1823. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1853; member of Maine Governor's Council, 1856; justice of Maine state supreme court, 1875-94; died in office 1894. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, March 15, 1894 (age 71 years, 66 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Lucy (Grant) Libbey (1787-1877) and Joseph Libbey (1788-1864); married, October 27, 1847, to Louisa H. Snow (1825-1895); fourth cousin of Charles Welch Libby, Alfred Henry Hanscom (1819-?), Isaac Libbey and Austin Fremont Hanscom; fourth cousin once removed of Ira Saywood Libby, Fred Melville Libby and Arthur Leroy Nason.
      Political family: Libby-Felt family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Luther Severance (1797-1855) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Montague, Franklin County, Mass., October 26, 1797. Member of Maine state house of representatives, 1829; member of Maine state senate, 1835; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1843-47; U.S. Diplomatic Commissioner to Hawaiian Islands, 1850-53. Died January 25, 1855 (age 57 years, 91 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — U.S. State Dept career summary
      Samuel Cony (1775-1835) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Shutesbury, Franklin County, Mass., November 24, 1775. Merchant; Adjutant General of Maine, 1820-30. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, November 8, 1835 (age 59 years, 349 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cony (1746-1779) and Susanna (Johnson) Cony; married, November 24, 1803, to Susan Bowdoin Cony (1781-1851; his first cousin; daughter of Daniel Cony (1752-1842)); father of Samuel Cony (1811-1870) and Susan Cony (1812-1836; who married Richard Foster Perkins); nephew of Daniel Cony (1752-1842); grandfather of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); great-grandfather of Robert Alexander Cony; second great-grandfather of Chase Mellen, Jr..
      Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Robert Byron Boyd (1864-1941) — also known as Byron Boyd — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Wakefield, New Brunswick, August 31, 1864. Republican. Secretary of state of Maine, 1897-1908; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1904 (alternate), 1908, 1924 (alternate; member, Credentials Committee), 1928 (alternate), 1932 (alternate), 1936 (alternate), 1940 (alternate); Maine Republican state chair, 1908. Died in 1941 (age about 76 years). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Boyd and Eliza J. (Savage) Boyd; married, January 9, 1895, to Lucy E. Burleigh (daughter of Edwin Chick Burleigh (1843-1916)).
      Political family: Burleigh family of Augusta, Maine.
      Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892) — also known as Daniel A. Cony — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born May 5, 1837. Republican. Grain merchant; banker; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1875. Died, from heart disease, in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, July 23, 1892 (age 55 years, 79 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Cony (1811-1870) and Mercy Hannah (Sewall) Cony (1815-1847); married to Mary Jones; nephew of Susan Cony (1812-1836; who married Richard Foster Perkins); grandson of Samuel Cony (1775-1835); granduncle of Chase Mellen, Jr.; great-grandson of Daniel Cony; first cousin of Arthur Sewall (1835-1900); first cousin once removed of Harold Marsh Sewall and Robert Alexander Cony; first cousin twice removed of Arthur Sewall (1887-1961), Loyall Farragut Sewall, Sumner Sewall and Arthur Sewall II; third cousin twice removed of Samuel Sewall (1757-1814); fourth cousin once removed of Joseph Homan Manley.
      Political families: Sherman family of Connecticut; Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
    Lucius L. Hubbard Lucius Lee Hubbard (1849-1933) — also known as Lucius L. Hubbard — of Houghton, Houghton County, Mich. Born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, August 7, 1849. Republican. Geologist; Michigan state geologist, 1893-99; member of University of Michigan board of regents; elected 1911, 1919, 1927. English ancestry. Died in 1933 (age about 83 years). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1875 to Frances Johnson Lambard (1852-1927).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Michigan Manual 1927
    Joseph H. Manley Joseph Homan Manley (1842-1905) — also known as Joseph H. Manley — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, October 13, 1842. Republican. Lawyer; postmaster at Augusta, Maine, 1881-85, 1889-92; publisher, Maine Farmer; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1888, 1900; speaker, 1896; Maine Republican state chair, 1888-96; member of Republican National Committee from Maine, 1896. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, February 7, 1905 (age 62 years, 117 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of James Sullivan Manley (1816-1861) and Caroline Gill (Sewall) Manley (1818-1909); married, October 4, 1866, to Susan Hannah Cony (1839-1896; daughter of Samuel Cony); grandfather of Chase Mellen, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of Samuel Sewall; fourth cousin once removed of Arthur Sewall and Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892).
      Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Image source: Life and Work of James G. Blaine (1893)
      Gertrude M. Pattangall (1874-1950) — also known as Gertrude McKenzie; Mrs. W. R. Pattangall — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born August 13, 1874. Democrat. Member of Democratic National Committee from Maine, 1920; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1924. Female. Died March 7, 1950 (age 75 years, 206 days). Interment at Forest Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, September 27, 1892, to William Robinson Pattangall (1865-1942).


    Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
    John Chandler John Chandler (1762-1841) — of Monmouth, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Epping, Rockingham County, N.H., February 1, 1762. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1803-05; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 17th District, 1805-09; Kennebec County Sheriff, 1808; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1819; delegate to Maine state constitutional convention, 1819-20; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1820-29; U.S. Collector of Customs, 1829-37. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, September 25, 1841 (age 79 years, 236 days). Interment at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
      Relatives: Brother of Thomas Chandler; uncle of Zachariah Chandler (1813-1879).
      Political families: Chandler-Hale family of Portland, Maine; Woodbury-Holden family of Massachusetts and New Hampshire; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Starkweather-Pendleton family of Preston, Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Image source: Maine State Archives/Maine Historical Society


    Riverside Cemetery
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Robert Alexander Cony (1876-1945) — also known as Robert A. Cony — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, September 13, 1876. Republican. Private secretary, U.S. Rep. and Sen. Edwin C. Burleigh, 1907-16; lawyer; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1929-33. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of Veterans; Kiwanis. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 1, 1945 (age 68 years, 110 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Alonzo Cony (1841-1913) and Ida E. (Pratt) Cony (1857-1913); married, November 26, 1913, to Louise E. Gartley; grandnephew of Samuel Cony (1811-1870); great-grandson of Samuel Cony (1775-1835); second great-grandson of Daniel Cony; first cousin once removed of Daniel Albert Cony (1837-1892); second cousin once removed of Chase Mellen, Jr..
      Political family: Sewall-Adams-Cony family of Maine (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John A. Pettingill — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Whig. Mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1852-53. Interment at Riverside Cemetery.


    St. Mary's Cemetery
    Winthrop Street
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Daniel W. Cony (1882-1940) — also known as Dan W. Cony — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, February, 1882. Democrat. Grocer; insurance business; city clerk; Maine Democratic state chair, 1925; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1928 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization). Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks. Died in 1940 (age about 58 years). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Catherine Mary (Ryan) Cony (1844-1928) and Roger Daniel Cony (1846-1916); married, January 23, 1912, to Mary Fields Doyle (1885-1961).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Mary D. Cony (1885-1961) — also known as Mary Fields Doyle — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Ellsworth, Hancock County, Maine, 1885. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1928. Female. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Died in Manhasset, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y., 1961 (age about 76 years). Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Edward Doyle and Sabina (Ford) Doyle (1859-1950); married, January 23, 1912, to Daniel W. Cony (1882-1940).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    State Capitol Grounds
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine


    State of Maine Burial Ground
    State House Street
    Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Enoch Lincoln (1788-1829) — of Paris, Oxford County, Maine. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., December 28, 1788. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 7th District, 1818-21; U.S. Representative from Maine, 1821-26 (at-large 1821-25, 5th District 1825-26); Governor of Maine, 1827-29; died in office 1829. Died October 8, 1829 (age 40 years, 284 days). Entombed in mausoleum at State of Maine Burial Ground.
      Relatives: Son of Levi Lincoln and Martha (Waldo) Lincoln (1761-1828); brother of Levi Lincoln, Jr.; granduncle of Frederick Robie (1822-1912); third cousin once removed of Lansing Edgar Lincoln; third cousin twice removed of Burr Buchanan Lincoln; third cousin thrice removed of James Helme Lincoln; fourth cousin once removed of Abraham Lincoln.
      Political family: Lincoln-Lee family (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      The town of Lincoln, Maine, is named for him.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joshua Cushman (1761-1834) — of Winslow, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Halifax, Plymouth County, Mass., April 11, 1761. Democrat. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; physician; pastor; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1810; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1811-12; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 6th District, 1819-21; U.S. Representative from Maine at-large, 1821-25; member of Maine state senate, 1828; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1834. Congregationalist. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, January 27, 1834 (age 72 years, 291 days). Interment at State of Maine Burial Ground.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial


    Village Cemetery
    China, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Alfred Marshall (c.1797-1868) — of Maine. Born in New Hampshire, about 1797. Democrat. Member of Maine state house of representatives, 1827-28, 1834-35; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1840; U.S. Representative from Maine 7th District, 1841-43; merchant; hotel business. Died in China, Kennebec County, Maine, October 2, 1868 (age about 71 years). Interment at Village Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, December 21, 1824, to Lydia Brackett.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article


    Christ Church Cemetery
    Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      William Tudor Gardiner (1892-1953) — also known as William T. Gardiner — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., June 12, 1892. Republican. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1921-26; Speaker of the Maine State House of Representatives, 1925-26; Governor of Maine, 1929-33; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1932; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II; he and Gen. Maxwell Taylor landed in Italy in 1943, before the American invasion, traveled to Rome undetected, and held a conference with the Italian High Command, obtaining information helpful to the Allies. Episcopalian. Member, American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars; Military Order of the World Wars; Sons of Union Veterans; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Odd Fellows; Grange; American Bar Association. Killed when his Beechcraft Bonanza airplane exploded in midair, and crashed in Schnecksville, Lehigh County, Pa., August 2, 1953 (age 61 years, 51 days). Interment at Christ Church Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Robert Hallowell Gardiner (died 1924) and Alice (Bangs) Gardiner; married, September 16, 1916, to Margaret Thomas (1892?-?); second great-grandson of Robert H. Gardiner.
      Cross-reference: Edward E. Chase


    Oak Grove Cemetery
    Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      George Evans (1797-1867) — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine; Portland, Cumberland County, Maine. Born in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, January 12, 1797. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1820; U.S. Representative from Maine, 1829-41 (4th District 1829-35, 2nd District 1835-37, 8th District 1837-39, 4th District 1839-41); U.S. Senator from Maine, 1841-47; Maine state attorney general, 1853-54, 1856. Died in Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, April 6, 1867 (age 70 years, 84 days). Entombed at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — NNDB dossier
      James Parker (1768-1837) — of Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., 1768. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1813-15, 1819-21 (at-large 1813-15, 5th District 1819-21). Died in Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine, November 9, 1837 (age about 69 years). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Will Clough Atkins (1873-1943) — also known as Will C. Atkins — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, August 25, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; director, Maine Trust & Banking Co.; People's National Bank; Gardiner Building & Loan Assoc.; mayor of Gardiner, Maine, 1907-08; municipal judge in Maine, 1910. Universalist. Member, Rotary; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Elks. Died October 30, 1943 (age 70 years, 66 days). Interment at Oak Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edwin H. Atkins (1846-1929) and Mary E. (Clough) Atkins (1850-1919); married, May 14, 1901, to Alice M. (Goud) Tasker.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Hallowell Cemetery
    Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      John Hubbard (1794-1869) — of Maine. Born in Readfield, Kennebec County, Maine, March 22, 1794. Physician; member of Maine state senate, 1843; Governor of Maine, 1850-53. Died in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, February 6, 1869 (age 74 years, 321 days). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Dr. John Hubbard (1759-1838) and Olive (Wilson) Hubbard (1762-1847); married 1825 to Sarah H. Barrett (1796-1891).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Joseph Robinson Bodwell (1818-1887) — also known as J. R. Bodwell — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Methuen (part now in Lawrence), Essex County, Mass., June 19, 1818. Republican. Mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1880, 1884; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1880, 1884; Governor of Maine, 1887; died in office 1887. Died in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, December 15, 1887 (age 69 years, 179 days). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Amos Nourse (1794-1877) — of Maine. Born in Massachusetts, 1794. U.S. Senator from Maine, 1857. Died in 1877 (age about 83 years). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      John Otis (1801-1857) — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Maine, 1801. Lawyer; member of Maine state legislature, 1840; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1849-51. Died August 17, 1857 (age about 56 years). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Oliver Otis (born 1768; parents were both Otis) and Elizabeth (Stanchfield) Otis; married 1831 to Harriet Frances Vaughn; married, August 21, 1848, to Ellen Grant; second cousin twice removed of Samuel Allyne Otis; third cousin of William Shaw Chandler Otis, Harris F. Otis and James Otis; third cousin once removed of Harrison Gray Otis (1765-1848), Charles Augustus Otis, Sr., George Lorenzo Otis, John Grant Otis and Charles Eugene Otis; fourth cousin of Oran Gray Otis, Asa H. Otis (1797-1855), David Perry Otis and Harrison Gray Otis (1837-1917).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Otis family of Connecticut; Lansing family of New York (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
      Charles Emerson Nash (1838-1904) — also known as Charles E. Nash — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Montpelier, Washington County, Vt., October 11, 1838. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; newspaper publisher; mayor of Augusta, Maine, 1876-79. Member, Loyal Legion; Grand Army of the Republic; Freemasons. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, February 25, 1904 (age 65 years, 137 days). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married, November 9, 1865, to Sarah Louise Livermore (1838-1919).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Kirk Tilden (1856-1927) — also known as Charles K. Tilden — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Castine, Hancock County, Maine, July 5, 1856. Republican. Accountant; farm implement manufacturer; member of Maine state house of representatives from Kennebec County, 1919-20; mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1924-27; died in office 1927. Died in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, October 19, 1927 (age 71 years, 106 days). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles William Tilden (1832-1914) and Juliet Marie (Osborne) Tilden (1834-1872); married to Marion Hurd (1860-1922); great-grandson of Nathan Read; third cousin once removed of John Hill Walbridge and Henry E. Walbridge (1850-1927); third cousin twice removed of John Adams Dix; fourth cousin once removed of Charles Otis Nason.
      Political families: Morris-Ingersoll family of New York and Connecticut; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Weeks-Bigelow-Andrew-Prescott family; Hoar-Sherman family of Massachusetts (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Fred Emery Beane (1853-1928) — also known as Fred E. Beane — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Readfield, Kennebec County, Maine, May 14, 1853. Democrat. Lawyer; banker; secretary of Maine Democratic Party, 1888-98; mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1891, 1907; Maine Democratic state chair, 1908-09. Universalist. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Ancient Order of United Workmen; Redmen; Foresters; Knights of Pythias. Died in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, 1928 (age about 75 years). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elizabeth Huntoon (Craig) Beane (1818-1892) and Emery Oliver Beane (1819-1904); married, September 14, 1876, to Orella Griffin McGilvery (1852-1918); father of Emery Oliver Beane (1883-1960); second cousin of Clarence Sidney Merrill.
      Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Emery Oliver Beane (1883-1960) — also known as Emery O. Beane — of Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Hallowell, Kennebec County, Maine, December 23, 1883. Democrat. Mayor of Hallowell, Maine, 1911-13. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, December 28, 1960 (age 77 years, 5 days). Interment at Hallowell Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Orella Griffin (McGilvery) Beane (1852-1918) and Fred Emery Beane; married, February 4, 1914, to Sarah Eva Moody (1888-1966); second cousin once removed of Clarence Sidney Merrill (1858-1945).
      Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Tappan-Merrill-Wright family of New York; Clough family of New Hampshire (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Maple Grove Cemetery
    Randolph, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Lena A. Marson (1848-1928) — also known as Pauline A. Yeaton — of Pemaquid, Bristol, Lincoln County, Maine; Springfield, Hampden County, Mass. Born in Maine, June 15, 1848. Republican. Postmaster at Pemaquid, Maine, 1897-1905. Female. Congregationalist. Died in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., March 25, 1928 (age 79 years, 284 days). Interment at Maple Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Charles H. Yeaton (1813-1893) and Lucy Ann (Houdlette) Yeaton (1816-1891); married to Myrick Henry Marson (1839-1905).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Readfield Cemetery
    Readfield, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Jonathan Glidden Hunton (1781-1851) — of Maine. Born March 14, 1781. Governor of Maine, 1830-31; defeated, 1830. Died October 12, 1851 (age 70 years, 212 days). Interment at Readfield Cemetery.


    Pine Grove Cemetery
    Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine
    See also Findagrave page for this location.
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Fletcher Johnson (1859-1930) — also known as Charles F. Johnson — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Winslow, Kennebec County, Maine, February 14, 1859. Democrat. School principal; lawyer; candidate for Governor of Maine, 1892, 1894; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1893-94; defeated, 1889, 1890; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1904, 1912, 1916 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); member of Maine state house of representatives, 1905-07; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1911-17; defeated, 1916; member of Democratic National Committee from Maine, 1916; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit, 1917-29. Unitarian. Member, Psi Upsilon; Freemasons. Died in St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla., February 15, 1930 (age 71 years, 1 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of William F. Johnson and Ruth S. (Boulter) Johnson; married, December 21, 1881, to Abbie W. Britton.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      William Thomas Haines (1854-1919) — also known as William T. Haines — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Levant, Penobscot County, Maine, August 7, 1854. Republican. Lawyer; lumber business; Kennebec County Attorney, 1883-87; member of Maine state senate, 1889-93; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1895; Maine state attorney general, 1897-1900; member of Maine Governor's Council, 1901-05; Governor of Maine, 1913-15; defeated, 1914. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons; Scottish Rite Masons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Odd Fellows; Elks; Ancient Order of United Workmen. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, June 4, 1919 (age 64 years, 301 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Thomas J. Haines and Maria L. (Eddy) Haines.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Wyman Bradbury Seavy Moor (1811-1869) — also known as Wyman B. S. Moor — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine; Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, November 11, 1811. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Maine state house of representatives, 1839; Maine state attorney general, 1844-47; U.S. Senator from Maine, 1848; railroad construction superintendent; U.S. Consul General in Toronto, 1857-61. Died in Lynchburg, Va., March 10, 1869 (age 57 years, 119 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married 1834 to Clara Ann Neil Cook (1813-1853).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Clinton Amos Clauson (1895-1959) — also known as Clinton A. Clauson — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Mitchell, Mitchell County, Iowa, March 28, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; chiropractor; U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Maine, 1934-53; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1956-57; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1956; Governor of Maine, 1959; died in office 1959. Member, American Legion; Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Newcomen Society. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, December 30, 1959 (age 64 years, 277 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      John Edward Nelson (1874-1955) — also known as John E. Nelson — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine; Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in China, Kennebec County, Maine, July 12, 1874. Republican. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1922-33; defeated, 1932. Congregationalist. Member, Freemasons; Zeta Psi; Phi Beta Kappa; Rotary. Died in Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine, April 11, 1955 (age 80 years, 273 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Edward White Nelson and Cassandra Marden (Worthing) Nelson; married, July 14, 1900, to Margaret Heath Crosby; father of Charles Pembroke Nelson (1907-1962).
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Thomas Rice (1768-1854) — of Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Wiscasset, Lincoln County, Maine, March 30, 1768. Member of Massachusetts state legislature, 1800; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1815-19 (18th District 1815-17, 5th District 1817-19). Died in 1854 (age about 86 years). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frederic Eleazer Boothby (1845-1923) — also known as Frederic E. Boothby — of Portland, Cumberland County, Maine; Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Norway, Oxford County, Maine, December 3, 1845. Republican. Official in various capacities for Maine Central Railroad; general passenger agent for the Portland, Mt. Desert and Machias Steamboat Company; mayor of Portland, Maine, 1901-03; delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1904 (delegation chair); mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1916-17. Episcopalian. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals; Freemasons; Knights Templar. Died, from heart disease, in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, January 7, 1923 (age 77 years, 35 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Levi Thompson Boothby and Sophia Packard (Brett) Boothby; married, October 25, 1871, to Adelaide Endora Smith (1849-1921).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Christian Knauff (1841-1916) — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Germany, May 1, 1841. Republican. Mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1894-96. German ancestry. Died in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, January 6, 1916 (age 74 years, 250 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Charles Harris Redington (1830-1906) — also known as Charles H. Redington — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, January 21, 1830. Democrat. Furniture merchant; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1897-98; defeated, 1894. Died in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, November 17, 1906 (age 76 years, 300 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Samuel Redington (1791-1868) and Nancy (Parker) Redington (1803-1868); married 1855 to Sophronia Day (1831-1912); father of Frank Redington; nephew of Asa Redington, Jr.; first cousin once removed of Alfred Redington (1802-1875).
      Political family: Redington family of Waterville, Maine.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Carroll Waite Abbott (1855-1921) — also known as Carroll W. Abbott — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Rumford, Oxford County, Maine, August 29, 1855. Republican. Physician; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1898-99. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Odd Fellows. Died March 9, 1921 (age 65 years, 192 days). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Henry Abbott, Jr. and Charlotte (Waite) Abbott; married, October 4, 1882, to Georgia A. Wilson.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Frank Redington (1858-1923) — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, December 11, 1858. Republican. Furniture merchant; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1909-10. Died in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, 1923 (age about 64 years). Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Charles Harris Redington and Sophronia (Day) Redington (1831-1912); married 1890 to Carrie Mae Foster (1862-1953); grandnephew of Asa Redington, Jr.; first cousin twice removed of Alfred Redington (1802-1875).
      Political family: Redington family of Waterville, Maine.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Lorenzo Eugene Thayer (b. 1883) — also known as L. Eugene Thayer — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, March 8, 1883. Democrat. Insurance business; director, People's National Bank; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1933-34. Unitarian. Member, Freemasons. Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Frank L. Thayer and Nora (Pulsifer) Thayer; married, January 9, 1907, to Florence Merrill.


    St. Francis Catholic Cemetery
    Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      George M. Jabar (1904-1990) — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born July 15, 1904. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1944 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee), 1948. Died February 14, 1990 (age 85 years, 214 days). Interment at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.
      Relatives: Married to Amelia Marie Nimon (1908-2005).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


    Waterville Cemetery
    Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Herbert Carlyle Libby (1878-1965) — also known as Herbert C. Libby — of Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Burnham, Waldo County, Maine, December 28, 1878. Republican. Editor; superintendent of schools; mayor of Waterville, Maine, 1926-27. Congregationalist. Member, Rotary; Pi Kappa Delta; Zeta Psi. Died in Waterville, Kennebec County, Maine, February 27, 1965 (age 86 years, 61 days). Interment at Waterville Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Isaac C. Libby (1837-1899) and Helen M. (Green) Libby (1839-1909); married, December 21, 1912, to Mabel Esther Dunn (1882-1978).


    Rest Haven Cemetery
    South Windsor, Windsor, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Joseph Ferdinand Wingate (b. 1786) — also known as Joseph F. Wingate — of Bath, Sagadahoc County, Maine. Born in Maine, 1786. Democrat. Merchant; member of Maine state legislature, 1820; U.S. Representative from Maine 3rd District, 1827-31. Interment at Rest Haven Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Maple Cemetery
    Winthrop, Kennebec County, Maine
    Politicians buried here:
      Samuel Page Benson (1804-1876) — also known as Samuel P. Benson — of Winthrop, Kennebec County, Maine. Born in Winthrop, Kennebec County, Maine, November 28, 1804. Lawyer; U.S. Representative from Maine 4th District, 1853-57. Died in Yarmouth, Cumberland County, Maine, August 12, 1876 (age 71 years, 258 days). Interment at Maple Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


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