Bert M. Fernald Edit Profile
Educational public schools, Hebron Academy, Boston business and preparatory schools.
Packer of canned goods, since 1888. Director Fidelity Trust Company (Portland). Executive committee National Canners’ Association (president 1910).
Has held various local and state offices. Member Maine House of Representatives. State senator 2 terms.
Governor of Maine, 1909-1911. Elected United States senator, September 1916, for unexpired term (1916-1919) of Edwin C. Burleigh, deceased. Reëlected for terms 1919-1931.
Member Maine House of Representatives.
Married Annie Keene, November 18, 1877. Children: James Henley, Mistress Mellie Eveleth.