Born in Saco, Maine and resident of Biddeford, Maine. Married to Hattie Hall on June 1, 1865. Served as mayor of Biddeford, Maine. Haines conducted an auction of his own collection in 1877 and another sale in 1883. Consigned coins to several sales including the Harzfeld sale of April 9, 1880, Woodward sale of October 13-16, 1880, Chapman Brothers October 17-18, 1888, and Frossard sale December 19-20, 1894.
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