Francis Carr

Francis Carr

Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 6 Oct 1821 (aged 69)
Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Burial Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA
Memorial ID 19161 · View Source
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US Congressman. An important figure in the mercantile business, he was member of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, (1791-95, 1801-03, 1806-08) and served in the Massachusetts State Senate, (1809-11). In 1812, he was elected as a Republican to the Twelfth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of Barzillai Gannett, serving until 1813. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his mercantile pursuits until his death at age 69 and was the father of Congressman James Carr.

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Carr (6 Dec 1751–6 Oct 1821), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19161, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .