Francis X. Desnoyers

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Francis Xavier Desnoyers (July 29, 1813 – August 13, 1868) was mayor of Green Bay, Wisconsin.


Desnoyers was born on July 29, 1813, in Detroit, Michigan,[1] the son of Peter J. Desnoyers and his wife Marie.

He married Louisa A. Baird of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and had three children. Their son, Frank, would also become mayor of Green Bay. Frank married Leila Lindsley, the daughter of former Green Bay mayor M. P. Lindsley. Francis X. Desnoyers died on August 13, 1868, aged 65.[2]

Political career[edit]

Desnoyers was mayor of Green Bay in 1855. He also served as an alderman. He was a Republican.


  1. ^ "Francis Xavier Desnoyers". The Political Gravyeard. Retrieved 2011-09-28. 
  2. ^ "Francis X Desnoyers". Find a Grave. Retrieved 2011-09-28.