Francis Tukey

Francis Tukey

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Francis Tukey was the City Marshal of Boston, Massachusetts from 1846 to 1852 and a member of the California State Assembly. Francis Tukey was born in Falmouth, Maine in year 1814. His family was well established in the area of Falmouth. His father was Benjamin Tukey, as was also the name of his grandfather. His grandfather fought in the Battle of Saratoga during the American Revolution. Upon the town's celebration of the surrender of General Burgoyne, Benjamin Tukey was killed accidentally. As the celebration had commenced around Alice Greele's Tavern, Benjamin was mortally wounded by the premature discharge from a cannon. Benjamin Tukey left behind two children: Benjamin, Francis's father, and William. Francis Tukey is described as "5 feet, 9 inches tall, hair black as a raven, eyes large, dark and piercing with a pale face and an infectious smile."show more

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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 245g
  • Equ Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135665871
  • 9786135665871