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  Quincy, Josiah
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NameJosiah Quincy
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, Massachusetts , United States
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Born October 15, 1859
DiedSeptember 08, 1919 (59 years)
ContributorThomas Walker
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Jan 15, 2011 08:39pm
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InfoQuincy, Josiah (1859-1919) — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Born in Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass., October 15, 1859. Great-grandson of Josiah Quincy (1772-1864); grandson of Josiah Quincy, Jr.; son of Josiah Phillips Quincy (1829-1910); nephew of Samuel Miller Quincy; son-in-law of Samuel Robertson Honey. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1887-88, 1890-91; candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1888; Massachusetts Democratic state chair, 1891-92, 1906; mayor of Boston, Mass., 1896-99; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1901; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1917; candidate for Massachusetts state attorney general, 1917. Died September 8, 1919. Burial location unknown.


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Father Josiah Phillips Quincy 1829-1910
Grandfather Josiah Quincy, Jr. 1802-1882
Great-Grandfather Josiah Quincy, III 1772-1864

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