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Hannibal Emery Hamlin

Hannibal Emery Hamlin, lawyer Member Maine House of Representatives, 1893-1895, Senate, 1899-1901 (president 1901); judge-advocate-general of Maine, 1897-1904, on staffs governments Llewellyn Powers and John F. Hill; one of three commrs. on uniformity of legislation, 1895-1913; attorney general of Maine, 1905-1908.

Background

  • Hamlin, Hannibal Emery was born on August 22, 1858 in Hampden, Maine. Son of Hannibal (vice president of the United States, 1861-1865) and Ellen V. (Emery) Hamlin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Colby College, 1879, Doctor of Laws, 1932. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1882, Doctor of Laws, 1935. Doctor of Laws, University of Maine, 1934.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar, 1883, and practicing at Ellsworth. Member Hale & Hamlin.

    Politics

    Republican.

    Membership

    • Member Maine House of Representatives, 1893-1895, Senate, 1899-1901 (president 1901). Judge-advocate-general of Maine, 1897-1904, on staffs governments Llewellyn Powers and John F. Hill. One of three commrs. on uniformity of legislation, 1895-1913. Attorney general of Maine, 1905-1908.

    Connections

    • father: Hannibal Hamlin
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    Born August 22, 1858
    Died March 6, 1938
    (aged 79)