|I have recently become interested in tracing my family roots.Thus far, I really don't have a lot of information on my dad's family.I am very interested in tracing it back as far as possible.In looking throughout the web, I have been unable to find an existing tree.He was Born Anthony LeBlanc JR., in Central Falls, RI on February 05, 1929.At the age of two months, His father moved the family to New Brunswick Canada.I believe that he was originally from Canada.The continued living there until my dad was ten years old.At that time, they moved to Fall River, Mass. where my dad grew up. |
At The age of 16, he became a professional boxer.His career extended for ten years, bringing him fame in the northern states.He never made his goal of World Champion.He was one of only three individual's that achieved over 200 fights.At the end of his career at age 26, his final record was 209 fights with 176 wins,36 losses, and 2 draws.
Anyone with additional information, please write.