Full name Francis Philip Francis
Born September 15, 1852, Upminster, Essex
Died January 18, 1926, Claygate, Surrey (aged 73 years 125 days)
Major teams Essex, Middlesex
Fielding position Wicketkeeper
|First-class span||1881 - 1881|
Francis Francis was an amateur wicketkeeper who played once for Middlesex in 1881 and also for Essex for a number of years before they gained first-class status.
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