Frank N. Westcott

From Wikitia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Frank N. Westcott
Add a Photo
BornAugust 8, 1858
Syracuse, New York
CitizenshipUnited States of America
  • Amos Westcott (father)
RelativesEdward Noyes Westcott,brother

Frank Nash Westcott (August 8, 1858 - 1915) was a reverend and writer.[1] He was born in Syracuse, New York. He wrote two novels.[2]

His father, Amos Westcott, was an influential professor, dentist and dental college founder, and politician who served as an alderman and mayor of Syracuse.[3]

Frank N.Westcott became an ordained minister and served at the St. James Protestant Episcopal Church in Skaneateles, New York.[4]

Struggling with sleeplessness, nervous trouble, and a broken arm. He committed suicide while in hospital.

His brother Edward Noyes Westcott wrote David Harum.


  • The Heart of Catholicity'
  • Dabney Todd
  • Hepsey Burke
  • Catholic Principles


  • Down Home (film)|Down Home (1920), based on his novel Dabney Todd


  1. "Westcott, Frank N. 1858-1915 (Frank Nash) [WorldCat Identities]".
  2. "Society of Stukely Westcott Descendants of America - Rev. Frank Nash Westcott, 1858-1915".
  3. Koch, Charles Rudolph Edward (September 9, 1909). "History of Dental Surgery: Contributions by Various Authors". National Art Publishing Company – via Google Books.
  4. Herringshaw, Thomas William (September 9, 1914). "Herringshaw's National Library of American Biography: Contains Thirty-five Thousand Biographies of the Acknowledged Leaders of Life and Thought of the United States; Illustrated with Three Thousand Vignette Portraits ..." American Publishers' Association – via Google Books.

This article "Frank N. Westcott" is from Wikipedia. The list of its authors can be seen in its historical. Articles taken from Draft Namespace on Wikipedia could be accessed on Wikipedia's Draft Namespace.

External links