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Francis Beverly Biddle
Birth: May 9, 1886
City of Paris
Īle-de-France, France
Death: Oct. 4, 1968
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA

Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served under Presidents Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry S Truman as the United States Attorney General. The primary American judge during the International Military Tribunal at Nuremberg after World War II, he was author of a two volume memoir entitled "A Casual Past", (1961) and "In Brief Authority", (1962) recounting the experience. He earned his law degree from Harvard University. As Attorney General he was best remembered for Order 9066 which authorized the United States governent to force Japanese-Americans into internment camps during World War II. He was also author of the books "The Llanfear Pattern", (1927) about his experiences growing up in Philadelphia's Main Line and "Mr. Justice Holmes", about his time spent as private secretary for Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes.  (bio by: C.S.) 
Family links: 
  Algernon Sydney Biddle (1847 - 1891)
  Frances Brown Robinson Biddle (1858 - 1937)
  Moncure Biddle (1882 - 1956)*
  Francis Beverly Biddle (1886 - 1968)
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Christ Church Burial Ground
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jun 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14563022
Francis Beverly Biddle
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Francis Beverly Biddle
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46 years
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014
Thank you for your honorable service to the Franklin D. Roosevelt Administration. Rest in peace, Mr. Secretary.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Jun. 7, 2014
God Bless You (G B Y) and all who do and/or as well the ones which come to view here too! God, Family, Country!... --- ... Veritas Supra Omnia !::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::Life, Liberty, the pursuit of happiness with American responsibility, a...(Read more)
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
 Added: May. 26, 2014
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