Fessenden, William Pitt

William Pitt Fessenden, detail
Life span
10/16/1806—09/08/1869

Life Summary

Full name
  William Pitt Fessenden
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Spouses
  1
No. of Children
  5
Family
 
Samuel Fessenden (father),  Ruth Greene (mother), Ellen Deering (wife)
Education
  Other
Other Education
  Bowdoin College, ME
Occupation
  Politician
  Attorney or Judge
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Whig
  Republican
Government
  Lincoln Administration (1861-65)
  US Senate
  State legislature

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