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Franklin Goodridge Fessenden, American judge.

Background

Fessenden, Franklin Goodridge was born on June 20, 1849 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Charles and Martha Elizabeth (Newton) Fessenden.

Education

Fitchburg High School. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University Law School, 1872. Studied in Paris, France, 1872.

Career

Practiced, Greenfield, Massachusetts, 1874-1891. Served as district attorney temporarily justice Superior Court of Massachusetts August 19, since 1891. Vice president. Franklin Savings Institution, Greenfield.

Captain Company L. 2d Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, later colonel and assistant inspector general.

Connections

Married Mary J. Rowley, October 3, 1878.

father:
Charles Fessenden

mother:
Martha Elizabeth (Newton) Fessenden

spouse:
Mary J. Rowley