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Francis M. Weld


Centurion, 1876–1890

Full Name Francis Minot Weld

Born 17 January 1840 in Dalton, New Hampshire

Died 31 December 1893 in Boston, Massachusetts

Buried Forest Hills Crematory and Cemetery, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

Proposed by Joseph H. Choate, James C. Carter, and Cyrus W. Field

Elected 4 March 1876 at age thirty-six

Archivist’s Note: Father of C. Minot Weld and Francis M. Weld; grandfather of David Weld