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Book details
  • Genre:BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SubGenre:Historical
  • Language:English
  • Pages:194
  • eBook ISBN:9798350947168
  • Paperback ISBN:9798350947151

Faxon Dean

An Uncommon Life

by Robin Dean Schleh

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Overview
Faxon Dean, orphaned at a young age, struggles with poverty and loss. Yet he and his family persevere and eventually prosper through hard work, love, and reliance upon their talents. This story illuminates life in New England in the 18th century, a tumultuous time in our country, prompting comparisons with our contemporary lives.
Description
Faxon Dean, orphaned at a young age, struggles with poverty and loss. He and his family become members of the wandering poor, but the persevere and eventually prosper through hard work, love, and reliance upon their talents. Faxon survives to an old age, but is then lost in a tragedy. This story illuminates life in New England in the 18th century, a tumultuous time in our country, prompting comparison with our contemporary lives.
About the author
Robin Dean Schleh is a lifelong resident of the state of Michigan and is a proud graduate of Michigan State University where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. A mother and grandmother, she is now an empty-nester who enjoys traveling and researching her ancestors.