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Portland in Cumberland County, Maine — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Joseph Coffin Boyd

1760 - 1823

 
 
Joseph Coffin Boyd Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
1. Joseph Coffin Boyd Marker
Inscription.
District Paymaster
US Army, War of 1812

First Maine State Treasurer
[Served 1820-1823, died in office]

 
Erected 2011 by Veterans Administration and City of Portland.
 
Location. 43° 39.751′ N, 70° 15.04′ W. Marker is in Portland, Maine, in Cumberland County. Click for map. Marker is in Eastern Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 224 Congress Street, Portland ME 04101, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Reverend William I. Reese (here, next to this marker); Rear Admiral James Alden (within shouting distance of this marker); Eastern Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Christopher Christian Manuel (within shouting distance of this marker); Alonzo P. Stinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Portland Maine Freedom Trail Eastern Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); War of Independence Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Home of Amos NoŽ and Christiana Williams Freeman (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Portland.
 
Also see . . .
1. Former Maine State Treasurers.
Joseph Coffin Boyd Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2011
2. Joseph Coffin Boyd Marker
Looking north, with houses along Mountfort Street in background right of photo
(Submitted on December 12, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Flag Day at Eastern Cemetery: Remembering Joseph C. Boyd, Maine's First Treasurer. (Submitted on December 12, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 493 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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