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John Quincy Tufts
Birth: Jul. 12, 1840
Aurora
Dearborn County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 4, 1902
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

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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