John C. Talbot, East Machias, 1837

Contributed by Maine State Archives


John Coffin Talbot (1784-1860) of East Machias filled various municipal offices before representing that town in the Maine House of Representatives in 1825 and 1831.

In 1832 he was elected to the State Senate and reelected in 1833. Returning to the Senate in 1836 and 1837 he was elected president of the Senate in the latter year.

He was quite successful in the lumber business.

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  • Title: John C. Talbot, East Machias, 1837
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: 1837
  • Town: Augusta
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions: 7.6 cm x 5 cm
  • Local Code: S12-165
  • Object Type: Image

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