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Jessamine Phipps Damsel, Illinois, 1901

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Jessamine Phipps Damsel of Evanston, Illinois, married William Moulton Ingraham on June 1, 1901.

The couple lived in Portland. William Ingraham (1870-1951), a lawyer, served as judge of Probate Court from 1907-1914, mayor in 1915, assistant U.S. Secretary of War from 1916-1917, and Surveyor of Customs in Portland starting in 1917.

A Democrat, he ran unsuccessfully for Congress in 1924.

Jessamine Phipps Damsel was born in 1877 in Mansfield, Ohio, and died in Portland in 1966.

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  • Title: Jessamine Phipps Damsel, Illinois, 1901
  • Creator: Smiths Studio, Evanston, Illinois
  • Creation Date: 1901
  • Subject Date: 1901
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: IL, ME
  • Media: Photograph
  • Dimensions (cm): 15.7 x 10.5
  • Local Code: Photos--OS--Box 5--People--F-O, 2005.500.094
  • Object Type: Image

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(207) 774-1822

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