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Frank Hitchcock
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1817
Death: Oct. 20, 1870

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Lost at sea on the Steamship Varuna
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Mrs. and Mrs. Frank Hitchcock are well known to all our citizens. The husband a valued citizen, the wife a lady of many accomplishments. Both were members of the Episcopal Church. Mr. Hitchcock was the brother of Capt. Munson Hitchcock, recently deceased. He was a native of Maine, and his ? chandler store* has long been the pilot headquarters. As Chief Engineer of the Fire Department, Mr. Hitchcock won much renown for zeal, judgment and administrative talent. Mr. Hitchcock was a Mason. They leave several orphan children. Galveston News, Friday, November 4, 1870 [*a dealer in supplies and equipment for ships and boats]
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  Maria Gilbert Hitchcock (____ - 1870)*
*Calculated relationship
Body lost at sea
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: Jun 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92556986

- Karen Ayers Weir
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013

- BeNotForgot
 Added: Oct. 20, 2013
In memory of a friend of James Madison Hall (1819-1866) - 150 years ago today they were attending the Theatre together in Houston, Texas.
- BeNotForgot
 Added: Jun. 1, 2013
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