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William King, a writer of the Maine's constitution. He was born 2-9-1768in Scarborough Maine. He served until 1821, and died June 17 1852. Before becoming governer he was a merchant, shipbuilder, and statesman.

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Yes, John Baldacci is the governor of Maine.

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