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Francis Wayland Douglas
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Birth: Jul. 10, 1846
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1921
Urbana
Champaign County
Illinois, USA

Francis Wayland DOUGLAS was a graduate of Brown University in 1878. He served as Registrar at Brown for 1879-1884 a position his father William Douglas had held for 1864-1879. He married first Eliza Jane Nichols in 1875 in Madison, Missouri. In 1885 he and Eliza were living in Nebraska where he was a live stock rancher. He came to Indianapolis in 1886. Shortly after his arrival in Indianapolis, he was named secretary of the YMCA of Indiana, and later was selected as the general secretary of the Indianapolis YMCA. For thirty years, he was a local agent for the Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company in Indianapolis, and was one of the best-known insurance men in the state. Francis and Eliza had seven children: William, Anna, Sarah (Nellie), Francis. Charles, Jane and Samuel. Eliza died in 1889 and Francis married Anna Louise Burgess in 1891. Francis and Anna had two chldren: Louise Dyer and Theodore W. Douglas. (bio by: Wayne Andrews) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Douglas (1812 - 1887)
  Sarah S. Sawyer Douglas (1816 - 1901)
 
 Spouses:
  Eliza Jane Nichols Douglas (1851 - 1889)
  Anna Louise Burgess Douglas (1855 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  Louise Dyer Douglas Hibben (1895 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Wilberforce Douglas (1841 - 1929)*
  Sarah Ellen Douglas (1843 - 1861)*
  Francis Wayland Douglas (1846 - 1921)
  Anne Allen Ives Douglas Stockwell (1848 - 1909)*
  Charles Henry Douglas (1851 - 1918)*
  Samuel Tobey Douglas (1853 - 1905)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: burial: SEP 29,1921
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec: 25, Lot: 123
 
Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Dec 27, 2009
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Francis Wayland Douglas
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