1. Francis ACKLEY Sr1 was born about 1730 in Boston, Suffolk , Massachusetts.2,3 LDS has birth ca 1725 He died on 17 June 1775 in Boston, Suffolk , Massachusetts.2 Died at the battle of Bunker Hill Francis Ackley is said to have taken part in the Boston Tea Party.
Ref: New Eng. Hist. Gen. Reg. Oct. 1956; Marblehead V.R.; Boston V.R.;
Francis signed the following petetion
BOSTON FIRE SUFFERERS, 1760
Four hundred and thirty-nine inhabitants of Boston, New England, petitioned the Mouse of Commons in England to compensate them for their losses during the great fire of 1760. The petition was sent by the house to the Lords of the Treasury in London (PRO: T1/412) where it was endorsed; "React February 1761. My Lords think it not proper to consent."
Francis ACKLEY Sr and Tabitha BULL were married on 8 June 1750 in Boston, Suffolk , Massachusetts.2,3,4,5 Tabitha BULL was baptized on 26 April 1730 in 1st Congregational Church, Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts.4,6 She was born on 26 April 1730 in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts.7
Francis ACKLEY Sr-15510 and Tabitha BULL-15505 had the following children: