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State librarian

Kendall French Wiggin, American State librarian. Member American Library Association, New England Library. Association, N.H. Library. Association, Chief Officers State Library. Agilysys, Chief Officers State Library. Agilysys in N.E., N.H. Writers and Publishers Project.


Wiggin, Kendall French was born on August 21, 1951 in Manchester, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Ralph M. Junior and Frances (Miltimore) Wiggin.


Bachelor, University New Hampshire, 1974. Master of Science in Liberal Studies, Simmons College, 1975.


Library. Litchfield (New Hampshire) Public Library., 1975. Director Merrimack (New Hampshire) Public Library., 1975-1983. Coordinator technical services Manchester City Library., 1983-1990.

State library New Hampshire State Library., Concord, 1990-1999, Connecticut State Library, Hartford, since 1999.


Member management team Connecticut History Online Project. Member Online Computer Library. Center Member Council.

Chair Connecticut Communications on Educational technology. Board director American for Library. Council; board judges Sarah Josepha Hall award.

Member advisory board Webjunction. Member American Library Association, Association Specialized and Cooperative Library. Agencies, Connecticut Library.

Association, New Hampshire Library. Association, Chief Officers State Library. Agencies, Chief Officers State Library.

Agencies in North-East, American Philatelic Society.


  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, gardening.


Married Elaine M. Elliott, June 2, 1973 (divorced January 1989). Children: Sara, Douglas. Married Laura A. Larson, May 26, 1990 (divorced May 26, 1990).

Children: Lindsey, Tess. Married Patricia Copes, September 5, 2004.

Ralph M. Wiggin Junior

Frances (Miltimore) Wiggin

Elaine M. Elliott

Laura A. Larson

Patricia Copes

Sara Wiggin

Douglas Wiggin

Lindsey Wiggin

Tess Wiggin