Maine Genealogy Archives

Freeport Town Officers, 1789-1940

Source: Florence G. Thurston, Three centuries of Freeport, Maine [Ancestry.com] (Freeport, Me., 1940).

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Board of Selectmen
1789 Joseph Staple, James Curtis, Col. George Rogers, William Brown

1790 Joseph Staple, James Curtis, Thomas Means

1791 Joseph Staple, John Cushing, David Dennison

1792 John Cushing, Joseph Staple, Capt. Greenfield Pote

1793 John Cushing, James Curtis, John Stockbridge

1794 John Cushing, James Curtis, John Stockbridge

1795 Joseph Staple, John Cushing, Col. George Rogers

1796 John Cushing, James Curtis, John Stockbridge

1797 James Curtis, Noah Burrell, James Rogers

1798 James Curtis, Noah Burrell, Barton Sylvester

1799 John Cushing, Joseph Staple, William Pote

1800 John Cushing, William Pote, James Curtis

1801 John Cushing, Joseph Staple, James Curtis

1802 John Cushing, James Curtis, William Pote

1803 John Cushing, James Curtis, William Pote

1804 John Cushing, Joseph Staple, John A. Hyde

1805 J. Cushing, Joseph Staple, Wm. Pote

1806 J. Cushing, Cornelious Dillingham, Edmund Pratt

1807 J. Cushing, C. Dillingham, Thos. Bicknell

1808 J. Cushing, Edmund Pratt, Moses Soule

1809 B. Sylvester, Moses Soule, Nathan Wesson

1810 N. Wesson, Henchman Sylvester, Micah Stockbridge

1811 N. Wesson, T. Bicknell, Thos. M. White

1812 N. Wesson, B. Sylvester, Joseph Lufkin

1813 N. Wesson, B. Sylvester, Samuel Hyde

1814 B. Sylvester, Moses Soule, Jr., John Webster

1815 B. Sylvester, Wm. Pote, John Webster

1816 Wm. Pote, C. Dillingham, Edward Pratt

1817 Wm. Pote, C. Dillingham, Moses Soule

1818 E. Pratt, C. Dillingham, Wm. Pote

1819 Cornelious Dillingham, Wm. True, J. W. Mitchell

1820 C. Dillingham, Ansyl Clark, Daniel Brown, Jr.

1821 Edmond Pratt, Daniel Brown, Jr., Joseph Dennison

1822 Wm. True, Daniel Brown, Jr., John Townsend

1823 Ansyl Clark, Samuel Porter, J. W. Mitchell

1824 Samuel Porter, C. Dillingham, Simeon Pratt

1825 Edmond Pratt, Ammi Dennison, Simeon Pratt

1826 Edmond Pratt, Ammi Dennison, Simeon Pratt

1827 Simeon Pratt, Edmond Pratt, Seth Bailey, Jr.

1828 S. Pratt, Seth Bailey, Jr., Joseph Mitchell

1829 S. Pratt, E. Pratt, Thomas Means


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1830 S. Pratt, Rufus Soule, Seth Bailey, Jr.

1831 E. Pratt, S. Pratt, Thomas Means

1832 S. Pratt, Thomas Means, Seth Bailey, Jr.

1833 S. Pratt, S. Bailey, Jr., Joseph Dennison

1834 Josiah Mitchell, Simeon Pratt, Joel Kelsey

1835 Simeon Pratt, Seth Bailey, Jr., Thomas Means

1836 Simeon Pratt, Seth Bailey, Jr., Thomas Means

1837 S. Bailey, Jr., S. Pratt, Joseph Dennison

1838 Ebenezer Wells, Thos. Means, Enoch Pratt

1839 Ebenezer Wells, Enoch Pratt, Theodore Curtis

1840 Enoch Pratt, Simeon Pratt, Solomon True

1841 E. Wells, Simeon Pratt, Seth Bailey, Jr.

1842 J. W. Mitchell, Seth Bailey, Jr., T. R. Dillingham

1843 E. Pratt, T. Curtis, Nat'l Josselyn

1844 E. Pratt, T. Curtis, Nat'l Josselyn

1845 1846-47 T. Curtis, N. Josselyn, Simeon Pratt

1848 Simeon Pratt, N. Josselyn, Richard Merrill

1849 T. Curtis, A. H. Wade, S. Pratt

1850 A. H. Wade, S. Pratt, Ammi R. Mitchell

1851 A. R. Mitchell, N. Josselyn, Micah Stockbridge

1852 A. R. Mitchell, E. A. Hyde, William Gregg

1853 S. Pratt, N. Josselyn, Ambrose Pratt

1854 M. Stockbridge, Charles Waite, Nathan O. True

1855 Wm. Gregg, N. O. True, A. Pratt

1856 M. Stockbridge, N. O. True, Joshua Soule

1857 M. Stockbridge, N. O. True, Joshua Soule

1858 M. Stockbridge, N. Josselyn, David Grant 3d

1859 M. Stockbridge, N. O. True, Henry C. Brewer

1860 S. Pratt, N. Josselyn, Geo. W. Randall

1861 S. Pratt, G. W. Randall, H. C. Brewer

1862 N. Josselyn, T. Curtis, Daniel Brewer

1863 1864-65 M. Stockbridge, N. O. True, Edward Pratt, Jr.

1866 M. Stockbridge, N. O. True, Geo. Brewer, Jr.

1867 Cushing Mitchell, David R. Hawkes, Isaac Mann

1868 C. Mitchell, R. Hawkes, C. H. Pettingill

1869 M. Stockbridge, D. R. Hawkes, Isaac Mann

1870 M. Stockbridge, E. C. Townsend, Isaac Mann

1871 M. Stockbridge, D. R. Hawkes, John Burr

1872 M. Stockbridge, R. B. Rogers, John Burr

1873 M. Stockbridge, John Burr, Geo. Aldrich

1874 John Burr, Geo. Aldrich, Thomas Ward

1875 M. Stockbridge, Thos. Ward, Horace Rogers

1876 John Burr, Edward S. Soule, Geo. W. Soule

1877 John Burr, Horace Rogers, J. C. Kendall

1878 John C. Kendall, Thos. J. Curtis, Isaac D. Byram

1879 J. C. Kendall, I. D. Byram, Benj. P. Soule

1880 J. C. Kendall, I. D. Byram, Benj. P. Soule


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1881 John C. Kendall, Benj. P. Soule, Sidney Rogers

1882 John C. Kendall, Benj. P. Soule, Sidney Rogers

1883 Thomas J. Curtis, H. P. Dennison, George H. True

1884 John C. Kendall, George H. True, H. S. Talbot

1885 John C. Kendall, George H. True, H. S. Talbot

1886 John C. Kendall, H. S. Talbot, Joseph D. Curtis

1887 H. S. Talbot, Joseph D. Curtis, James H. Banks

1888 H. S. Talbot, J. D. Curtis, H. W. Chase

1889 George H. True, Joseph D. Curtis, Horace Rogers

1890 John C. Kendall, Joseph D. Curtis, Charles M. Chase

1891 Thomas J. Curtis, A. L. Josselyn, Charles M. Chase

1892 John C. Kendall, H. S. Talbot, Horace Rogers

1893 H. S. Talbot, Horace Rogers, L. E. Curtis

1894 1895-96 John C. Kendall, H. S. Talbot, Horace Rogers

1897 H. M. Cushing, A. L. Josselyn, R. B. Curtis

1898 H. L. Talbot, Charles L. Orne, John Lunt

1899 John C. Kendall, S. B. Holmes, George P. Coffin

1900 J. A. Brewster, S. B. Holmes, George P. Coffin

1901 George P. Coffin, S. B. Holmes, S. G. Brewer

1902 George P. Coffin, Willis Snow, S. G. Brewer

1903 Benjamin Coffin, S. B. Holmes, E. L. Porter

1904 E. B. Mallett, E. L. Porter, John Lunt

1905 Elmer L. Porter, E. F. Libby, Levi T. Patterson

1906 E. B. Mallett, E. F. Libby, Horace Rogers

1907 E. B. Mallett, Jarvis A. Brewster, Horace Rogers

1908 E. B. Mallett, Jarvis A. Brewster, Horace Rogers

1909 J. A. Brewster, John Lunt, Ralph E. Merrill

1910 J. A. Brewster, John Lunt, Ralph E. Merrill

1911 E. B. Mallett, E. L. Porter, John Lunt

1912 E. B. Mallett, E. L. Porter, Luther G. Cushing

1913 H. S. Talbot, L. T. Patterson, J. P. Coombs

1914 L. T. Patterson, H. S. Talbot, G. E. Bartol

1915 L. T. Patterson, L. G. Cushing, G. E. Bartol.

1916 L. G. Cushing, H. S. Talbot, W. W. Fish

1917 L. G. Cushing, H. S. Talbot, H. G. Fisher

1918 L. G. Cushing, H. S. Talbot, W. W. Fish

1919 E. L. Porter, H. S. Talbot, A. W. Goodwin

1920 E. B. Mallett, G. E. Bartol, L. G. Cushing

1921 E. L. Porter, H. S. Talbot, A. W. Goodwin

1922 L. G. Cushing, H. S. Talbot, Percy C. Pratt

1923 L. G. Cushing, H. S. Talbot, W. E. Libby

1924 E. L. Porter, T. H. Soule, Aubrey Ruggles

1925 E. L. Porter, A. Ruggles, H. S. Talbot

1926 E. L. Porter, A. Ruggles, W. W. Titcomb

1927 E. L. Porter, E. L. Varney, W. I. Merrill

1928 Ernest L. Varney, E. L. Porter, William I. Merrill

1929 Ernest L. Varney, E. L. Porter, William I. Merrill


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1930 E. L. Varney, Robert V. Hunter, Raymond Brewer

1931 E. L. Porter, R. H. Brewer, Harry T. Lund

1932 E. L. Porter, R. H. Brewer, H. T. Lund

1933 R. H. Brewer, Harry T. Lund, Harrison Warner

1934 Harry T. Lund, H. Warner, E. L. Varney

1935 H. Warner, E. L. Varney, Leon C. Maybury

1936 E. L. Varney, L. C. Maybury, Geo. V. Hunter

1937 L. C. Maybury, G. V. Hunter, E. L. Varney

1938 G. V. Hunter, E. L. Varney, L. C. Maybury

1939 L. C. Maybury, E. L. Varney, G. V. Hunter

1940 L. C. Maybury, G. V. Hunter, J. R. Lavers

Town Treasurers
John Mann, 1789-98

Joseph Staple, 1799

John Cushing, 1800-07

Maj. Thomas Means, 1808-09

Samuel Dillingham, 1810-13

Samuel Porter, 1814-15

Samuel Holbrook, 1816, 1818-23

Barnabas Bartoll, 1817

Josiah W. Mitchell, 1824-27

Nathan Nye, 1828-35

Enoch Harrington, 1836-38

Samuel A. Holbrook, 1839-47, 1852, 1863-75

Robert S. Soule, 1848-51, ’62
Ammi R. Mitchell, 1853-61

Enos C. Soule, 1876

Amos Field, 1877

John A. Briggs, 1878-85

Edmund B. Mallett, Jr. 1886-87

John C. Kendall, 1888, ’89

Julius S. Soule, 1890-91

Chas. C. Wiggin, 1892-98

William A. Davis, 1899-1903

John C. Kendall, 1904-06

Willis H. Soule, 1907-1918, 1921-37

Willis E. Libby, 1919-20

Mary A. Soule, 1938


Town Clerks
Nathan Wesson, 1789-1807

John Cushing, 1808-9

Samuel Hyde, 1810-13

Nathan Nye, 1814-24

Simeon Pratt, 1825-35

Ebenezer Wells, 1836-41

Samuel Thing, 1842-3

Nehemiah Thomas, 1844-9, 57-61; ’64-72

Richard Belcher, 1850-2
Ambrose Pratt, 1853-5

William H. Soule, 1856

Edward S. Soule, 1862-1883

Edwin C. Townsend, 1863

John C. Kendall, 1873-82

William A. Mitchell, 1884-94

Arthur W. Mitchell, 1895-1907

Robert E. Randall, 1907-1932

Alpheus G. Dyer, Deputized 1932, Elected 1933