Daniel Rose (politician)

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Daniel Rose
4th Governor of Maine
In office
January 2, 1822 – January 5, 1822
Preceded by Benjamin Ames
Succeeded by Albion K. Parris
Member of the Maine Senate
In office
Personal details
Born (1772-07-31)July 31, 1772
Branford, Colony of Connecticut, British America
Died October 25, 1833(1833-10-25) (aged 61)
Thomaston, Maine, U.S.
Political party Democratic-Republican Party

Dr. Daniel Rose (July 31, 1772 – October 25, 1833) was an American politician from the State of Maine. He was a member of the Democratic-Republican Party, and served as president of the Maine Senate. He briefly served as the fourth Governor from January 2 to January 5, 1822, filling an unexpired term between the administrations of Benjamin Ames and Albion K. Parris.

Rose was born in the Connecticut Colony and graduated from Yale University in 1791. He settled in Alna, Maine and studied and practiced medicine in nearby Boothbay. Rose served as a member of the Maine Senate from its founding in 1820 until 1824. He was the President of the Maine Senate from in 1822 and 1823. Upon finishing his terms in the Maine Senate, Rose was moved to Thomaston, Maine and became the Warden of the Maine State Prison, which he helped design.[1]


  1. ^ "1822 Daniel Rose". Maine.gov. Archived from the original on November 21, 2008. Retrieved November 26, 2011. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Benjamin Ames
Governor of Maine
Succeeded by
Albion K. Parris
Preceded by
William D. Williamson
President of the Maine Senate
Succeeded by
Benjamin Ames