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Joseph Williamson, American lawyer. member numerous National and State historical and antiquarian societies President Waldo Bar Association, president Belfast Free Library from its institution, 1887.

Background

Williamson, Joseph was born on October 5, 1828 in Belfast, Maine, United States. Son of Joseph and Caroline (Cross) Williamson.

Education

Graduate Bowdoin, 1849, Doctor of Letters, 1896.

Career

Judge municipal court Belfast, Maine, 1853-1861. City solicitor, Belfast, several years Corresponding secretary and biographer Maine History Society. Member numerous National and State historical and antiquarian societies President Waldo Bar Association, president Belfast Free Library from its institution, 1887.

Author: The Maine Register and State Reference Book, 1852. History of Belfast, Maine, 1877. Bibliography of Maine (2 vols.), 1896.

Home: Belfast, Me.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Maine Register and State Reference Book, 1852. History of Belfast, Maine, 1877. Bibliography of Maine (2 vols.), 1896.

Membership

Member numerous National and State historical and antiquarian societies President Waldo Bar Association, president Belfast Free Library from its institution, 1887.

Connections

Married Ada H. Peirce, October 22, 1857 (died 1872).

father:
Joseph Williamson

mother:
Caroline (Cross) Williamson

spouse:
Ada H. Peirce