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John Morgan Francis

John Morgan Francis, American editor, publicist, diplomat. member of New York State Constitutional Convention, 1867-1868, 94.

Background

  • Francis, John Morgan was born on March 6, 1823 in Prattsburg, New York, United States. Son of Richard and Mary (Stewart) Francis.

  • Career

    • Assistant editor Daily Advertiser, Rochester, New York, 1846, Northern Budget, Troy, New York, 1846-1849. Delegate 1st Republican Convention. Minister to Greece, 1871-1874, to Lisbon (Portugal), 1882.

    Membership

    Member of New York State Constitutional Convention, 1867-1868, 94.

    Connections

    • Married Harriet Tucker, December 8, 1846.
    • father: Richard Francis
    • mother: Mary (Stewart) Francis
    • spouse: Harriet Tucker
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    Died June 18, 1897
    (aged 74)
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