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Franklin "Frank" Hitchcock
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Birth: Sep. 8, 1817
Death: Oct. 20, 1870, At Sea

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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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 Spouse:
  Maria Gilbert Hitchcock (1824 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Franklin Hitchcock (1849 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CENOTAPH
son of Cap. L.M. & M.N. Hitchcock
 
Burial:
Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum
Bridgeport
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: Jun 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92556986
Franklin Frank Hitchcock
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