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John Quincy Tufts
Birth: 1840
Death: 1902

US Congressman. Born in Aurora, Indiana, he moved with his parents to Muscatine County, Iowa, in 1852. He served in the Iowa State House of Representatives (1870-74) and was also the chairman of the Railroad Committee of the Iowa House. In 1875, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-fourth Congress serving until 1877. Not a canidate for re-election, he accepted an appointment as United States Indian agent of Indian Territory Oklahoma, serving (1879-87). In 1888, he relocated to California, engaged in the real estate and was president of the Los Angeles Board of Aldermen (1892-96). He died at age 68 on August 10, 1908, in Los Angeles, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Susan S Cook Tufts (1842 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  John Quincy Tufts (1868 - 1908)*
  Eva Sophia Tufts Sanson (1870 - 1963)*
  Martha Washington Tufts Cass (1876 - 1946)*
  George Washington Tufts (1876 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
 
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Record added: May 02, 2003
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John Quincy Tufts
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John Quincy Tufts
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- John P. Birosak
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005 about John Quincy TuftsName: John Quincy TuftsElected Office(s): Representative, PresidentState: Iowa, Oklahoma, CaliforniaCountry: USABiography: a Representative from Iowa; born near Au...(Read more)
- Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 Added: May. 23, 2012
John Quincy Tufts passed away on 10 Aug 1908, by the government Records.
- Erlene Best (Bremmer)
 Added: Jul. 28, 2010
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