Joseph Maull

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Birthday
6, 1781
Birthplace
Delaware
Death Date
May 3, 1846 (64)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
6, 1781
Birthplace
Delaware
Death Date
May 3, 1846 (64)

About

Member of the Federalist Party –– and then the Whig Party –– who served in the Delaware General Assembly, and as the Governor of Delaware from March 1846-May 1846.

Before Fame

He served in the Delaware Militia during the War of 1812 and later studied Medicine.

Trivia

He also worked as a physician in Milton, Delaware.

Family Life

He was married to Penelope Shields in 1802 until her death. Together they had two children, and he later married Sarah Davis Watson in 1820.

Associated With

He did not agree with President James K. Polk's foreign policy.