Presidents of the Maine State Society of Washington, D.C.

1894-95 - Capt. Fred F. Phillips, Organizer                    1977-79 - Edward D. Hews. Presque Isle

1896-97 - Hon. Sidney Perham, Woodstock                   1979-80 - Col. Homer R. Ward, Jr., Limestone             (d)

1898-99 - Pitman Pulsifer                                                  1980-81 - David L. Moulton, Scarborough

1900      - Gen. Ellis Spear, Warren                                    1981-82 - Elwood C. Pollis, Madison                            (d)

1901      - Capt. Caleb H. Ellis, East Machias                      1982-84 - Lewis M. Pearson, Portland

1902      - Walter Higgins                                                     1984-86 - Charlotte A. Seamans, Calais

1903      - Dr. Alphonse Patten                                             1986-88 - D. Jeffrey Hollingsworth, Belfast

1904      - George W. Hall                                                      1988-90 - Ruth A. Somers, Smyrna Mills                  (d)

1905      - Oliver H. Briggs                                                      1990-91 - Brian J. Knowlton, Dexter

1906      - William J. Rich                                                        1991-93 - Howard B. Stevens, Wells

1907      - Dr. A. K. P. Harvey, Dixfield                                   1993-95 - Carolyn R. Manchester, Portland

1908      - Ernest W, Bradford, Mattawamkeag                     1995-97 - Helen K. Brock, East Waterboro

1909      - Capt. John McLaughlin                                           1997-99 - Joan Feehan Hunter, Portland

1910      - Mrs. George W. Hall                                                 1999-01 - Forrest W. Meader, Jr., Albion

1911      - Capt. V. F. Decoster                                                  2001-03 - Joan M. S. Dollarhite, Falmouth

1912      - George W. Hall                                                     2003-05 - Wayne G. Hanson, Bangor

1913      - James P. Briggs                                                     2005-06 - Joan M. Beach, Phillips Lake

1914      - William J. Rich                                                        2006-08 - Carl E. Bouchard, Fort Kent

1915      - Frank C. Merritt, Houlto                                         2008-10 - Charles V. Stanhope, Portland

1916      - John I. Brown                                              2010-12 - ­Aurilla (Dee Dee Thibodeau) Fusco, St. Francis

      1917       - Frank H. Briggs, Auburn                                    2012-     - Gregory Zehner, Saco

1918      - Dr. Woodbury Pulsifer, Auburn                                               

1919      - Augustus P. Norton

1920      - Carter B. Keene, Freedom

1921      - Harold C. Roberts

1922      - Ben W. Murch

1923      - Hon. Edward M. Dingley, Auburn

1924-39 - Unknown

1939-40 - Mrs. M. V. DeRoquelaine, Damariscotta

1940-41 - Theodore Seaman, Lewiston

1941-42 - Carlton J. Corliss, Crystal

1942-43 - Manley W. Kilgore, Patten

1943-44 - John W. Davis, Bar Harbor

1944-46 - Charles LeRoy Haines, Ellsworth

1946      - Raymond Payson, Portland

1946-48 - Erlon S. Fogg, Gray

1948-49 - Charles LeRoy Haines, Ellsworth

1949-50 - Hon. Charles P. Nelson, Augusta

1950-53 - Donald R. Larrabee, Portland

1953-56 - Hon. Clifford G. McIntire, Perham      (d)

1956-58 - Rufus Stetson, Damariscotta                (d)

1958-59 - Artemus W. Weatherbee, Bangor        (d)

1959-61 - Edward G. Hudon, Brunswick             (d)

1961-63 - Hon. James V. Day, Kennebunk          (d)

1963-64 - Edward F. Stetson, Camden                 (d)

1964-66 - Carl W. Johnson, West Poland             (d)   

1966-67 - Raymond Jensen, South Portland         (d)   

1967-68 - Chapman Stockford, Portland              (d)                    

1968-69 - Otis R. McCollum, Bangor                  (d)

1969-70 - Francis E. Pearson, III, Bangor            (d)

1970-73 - Hon. John H. Reed, Fort Fairfield        (d)

1973-74 - Hanes G. Gibson, Calais                      (d)

1974-75 - Herman D. Stover, Augusta                 (d)

1975-77 - James Van Namee, Bangor                  (d)                                                                                            NOTE: All presidents through Charles P. Nelson (1949-50) are deceased, as are presidents since his tenure with a (d) after their names.