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Lawyer

Franklin Fiske Heard, American lawyer.

Background

Heard, Franklin Fiske was born on January 17, 1825 in East Sudbury (now Wayland), Massachusetts, United States. Son of Jonathan Fiske and Harriet (Stratton) Heard.

Education

Graduated from Harvard, 1848.

Career

Admitted to Massachusetts bar, 1850, practiced law, Saxonville, Massachusetts, 1850-1884. Began writing legal works, 1853. Author: A Treatise on the Law of Libel and Slander, 1860.

Criminal Abortion, 1868. The Principles of Criminal Pleading, 1870. Precedents of Equity Pleading, 1884.

Editor: Practical Treatise upon the Authority and Duty of Justices of the Peace in Criminal Prosecutions (Davis).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: A Treatise on the Law of Libel and Slander, 1860. Criminal Abortion, 1868. The Principles of Criminal Pleading, 1870.

      Precedents of Equity Pleading, 1884. Editor: Practical Treatise upon the Authority and Duty of Justices of the Peace in Criminal Prosecutions (Davis).

Connections

Married Harriet Hildreth, April.; married second, Martha B. Stone, April.

father:
Jonathan Fiske Heard

mother:
Harriet (Stratton) Heard

spouses:
Harriet Hildreth

Martha B. Stone