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Volume 1, January 1992

2nd Edition, re-paginated and formatted by Ben Franklin, 19 Aug 1999

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The Jackson Magilbry Family Homestead

Submitted by Lisa R. Franklin Carmichael, Rt 2, Box 273A, Tallassee, AL 36078-9802 The Jackson Magilbry Franklin family home was built about 1890 when Jack married Sallie Lenora Patterson. Jack ( born 28 Apr 1861 Red Level, Covington County, AL died 8 Feb 1934 ) was the son of John A & Mahaley Celia ( Findley ) Franklin. Sallie ( born 26 Jan 1866 AL died 15 Aug 1955 ) was the daughter of George & Margaret ( McIntosh ) Patterson. The Home is located down a dirt road known as "The old Prestwood Bridge Road" just off Plywood Mill Rd on the outskirts of Andalusia, AL in Covington County. Jack bartered 2 oxen & yoke for the 160 acres of land the home was located on! Magilbry is a family name. It was the name of Mahaley Celia Findley Franklin's father. All of Jack & Sallie's eight children were born in the home and when daughter Sarah ( born 1901 ) was eight years old the family built a new home across the road from the old homestead. The new home is where Sarah lives at present. She and her sister Ethel are the only two of Jack's children still living. They celebrated their birthdays this past February, 90 & 83 respectively. They are two wonderful ladies without whose help many parts of my family history would have been forever a mystery. The picture above is that of Lisa Carmichael's Great grandfather - William Jefferson "Bill" Franklin ( born 7 Apr 1856 Andalusia, AL died 3 Mar 1932 Mobile, AL ). Bill was the oldest child born to John A & Mahaley Celia ( Findley ) Franklin and an older brother of Jackson Magilbry "Jack" Franklin. Bill's signature is on the card at the bottom of the photo. The picture was taken about 1880 and is still in the original frame just as it was when hanging in Bill's home. John A Franklin ( born 1827 ) was the son of Wilson Franklin ( born ca 1780 GA died ca 1836 Loango, Covington County, AL ) and Temperance ( ? ) "Tempy" ( born 1788 died ca 1868 Loango, Covington County, AL ). It is a shame that the "Old Franklin homestead" of Tempy & John is not still standing as some of the older folks can tell "tales" of its time. There was even a creek there called "Franklin Branch" that ran along the edge of Tempy's property.

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Pedigree

1. Wilson Franklin ( born ca 1780 GA died ca 1836 Loango, Covington County, AL married date ? to Temperance ? "Tempy" born 1788 SC died ca 1868 Loango, Covington County, AL. Their children: (1) a daughter born 1819 (2) Mary Franklin born 1820 married Riley Bass (3) William H Franklin born 1823 married Eliza Jane Williams (4) James Wilson Franklin born Oct 1825 married Jerruina J Williams (5) John A Franklin ( born 1827 Loango, Covington County, AL died 1 Oct 1909 Red Level, AL ) married 1854 to Mahaley Celia Findley ( born 1832, AL ) daughter of Magilbry & Dolly Findley. Their son: A. William Jefferson "Bill" Franklin ( born 7 Apr 1855 Andalusia, AL died 3 Mar 1932 Mobile, AL ) married 3 May 1903 River Falls, Covington County, AL to Lora Barrow Feaster ( born 06 Jun, 1888 Covington County, AL. Their son: ( A ) Wilbert Ira "Red" Franklin ( born 13 Apr 1904 River Falls, AL died 9 Apr 1981 Mobile AL ) married 1 ) Mary Hardwick ( born 1 May 1905 Rigby, ID died 10 Jul 1984 ) daughter of George S Hardwick & Emaline Larson. 2 ) 22 Oct 1937 to Maggie Mae Moore ( born 14 Jul 1908 Bastrop, Morehouse, LA died 29 Jun 1978 Mobile, AL ) daughter of Jefferson Davis & Wennie Lena ( Jones ) Moore. Wilbert & Maggie's son: a. Ira Charles Franklin ( born 18 Oct 1942 Prichard, Mobile County, AL ) married 22 Nov 1963 Prichard, AL to Amarylis Ann Lewis ( born 17 Jul 1944 Laurel, Jones County, MS, daughter of Lloyd Grady Lewis & Bertha Leeda Byrd. Their child: (a) Lisa Renae Franklin ( born 15 May 1965 Mobile, AL ) (6) Serena J Franklin born 1830 Red Level, Covington County, AL. (7) Green T Franklin born 1832 Red Level, Covington County, AL.

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Franklin Family Researchers United

Rt 2, Box 212 El Campo, TX 77437

Elaine Franklin Giddens, Editor, Rt 2, Box 212 El Campo, TX 77437

Johnnye Carlson, Editor 1024 Ross La Marque, TX 77568

Organized in January 1991 PURPOSE: To Unite & Assist those researching the Surname of Franklin To Publish a quarterly consisting of Franklin Research in January, April, July & October To maintain a computer data base of the Franklin Surname and allied lines for the assistance of Franklin Family Researchers United members To encourage all members to submit any well documented Franklin Research for publication To encourage all members to submit Pedigree Charts, Family Group Sheets and any other materials that will assist us in maintaining and updating our computer data base To solicit unlimited queries from members as well as non members. These queries will be published, at the discretion of the editors, free of charge and must have a Franklin connection. To encourage members to submit family publications ( or any other books deemed of interest to other members ) for review in our quarterlies. Books submitted for review becomes a part of FFRU Library after being reviewed. Subscription Renewal NAME:_____________________________ADDRESS________________________ CITY:_____________________________STATE_____________ZIP__________ SEND SUBSCRIPTION TO: Elaine Franklin Giddens Rt 2, Box 212 El Campo, TX 77437

Subscription Membership is $20.00 per year ( due in January ). ( Reprint 1992 )

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Table of Contents

The Jackson Magilbry Family Homestead ......................................................................................2 Editor's Message..............................................................................................................................8 Tidbits from Johnnye .......................................................................................................................8 Important Notice ..............................................................................................................................9 Book Review....................................................................................................................................9 Charter Members ...........................................................................................................................10 Queries ...........................................................................................................................................11 James and Mary ( Sneed ) Franklin ...............................................................................................14 Marriage Bonds of Henrico County, Virginia - 1782-1853 ...........................................................15 The Family of Lewis Franklin of Bedford & Campbell Counties, Virginia ..................................16 Marriages of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853...................................................................27 Wills and Estates of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853 .......................................................27 Devisees and Heirs of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1865....................................................28 Grantee Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900 ...............................................28 Grantor Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900 ...............................................28 Marriages of Charlotte County, Virginia........................................................................................29 Marriages of Campbell County, Virginia.......................................................................................29 Marriages of Prince Edward County, Virginia...............................................................................30 Marriages of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853...................................................................30 Grantee Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900 ...............................................30 Texas Research...............................................................................................................................31 Tax Returns - Erath County, TX ....................................................................................................31 Marriages - Erath County, Texas ...................................................................................................31 Tax Rolls - Grimes County, TX .....................................................................................................31 Tax Rolls - Montgomery County, TX ............................................................................................34 Texas Confederate Scrip Grantees .................................................................................................35 Texas 1860 Mortality Schedule .....................................................................................................36 Texas 1840-49 Census Index .........................................................................................................36 Texas 1890 Special Census of Veterans.........................................................................................37 1850 Grimes County, TX Census ..................................................................................................37 1860 Louisiana Census Index ........................................................................................................37 FFRU Volume 1 - Page 5 (2nd Edition)

1910 Texas Census.........................................................................................................................38 A History of Rankin County, Mississippi ......................................................................................42 North & South Carolina Marriage Records from the earliest Colonial Days to the Civil War .....44 1820 Chester District Census.........................................................................................................45 Chester County Marriages 1778-1879 Implied in Chester County, South Carolina Probate & Equity Records ..................................................................................................................45 Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants in South Carolina ..........................................................45 Native American Research ............................................................................................................46 Cherokee Roll Indians by Blood....................................................................................................46 Guion Miller Roll...........................................................................................................................47 General Index - Roll #1 .................................................................................................................48 Corrections/Suggestions/Soundoff ................................................................................................53 Out -n- About with Elaine .............................................................................................................53 William Carroll Jackson & Samantha Ellen Franklin Jackson ......................................................54 1850 Lincoln County, Tennessee Census.......................................................................................55 1900 Lake County, Florida Census................................................................................................55 Edward T Franklin & Charlotte Dean............................................................................................56 John Isaac Gracie Franklin - Alice Amanda ( Kelly ) Franklin.....................................................57 1850 Census Pontotoc County, Mississippi ...................................................................................58 1850 Census Pontotoc County, Mississippi ...................................................................................58 1880 Census Union County, Mississippi .......................................................................................58 William J Franklin and Jerusha Rebbeca ( Gentry ) Franklin........................................................59 Eason Franklin and Levenia ( Forrester ) Franklin........................................................................59 Jonathan Franklin and Sarah ( Smith ) Franklin ............................................................................60 Priscilla Franklin and Benjamin Hancock .....................................................................................60 William B Franklin and Elizabeth ( Flenniken ) Franklin .............................................................61 The Covington Expositor, Covington County, Alabama 06 May 1899 pg 4.................................61 Index to Alabama Wills 1808-1870 ...............................................................................................62 Index to South Carolina Wills........................................................................................................62 Index to Wills of Charleston County, South Carolina 1671-1868 .................................................62 Records of Washington County, Georgia: Headrights & Bounty Grants ......................................62 Passports Issued by Governors of Georgia 1785-1809..................................................................63 Covington County, Alabama Marriages ........................................................................................63 FFRU Volume 1 - Page 6 (2nd Edition)

Article from Mobile, Alabama Newspaper, "Family Tree Section", 1991....................................63 Dallas County, Alabama Wills p 40 of Abner Franklin.................................................................63 1816 Clarke County, Mississippi Territory census ........................................................................63 1820 Conecuh County, Alabama census........................................................................................63 1820 Dallas County, Alabama census............................................................................................63 1820 St. Clair County, Alabama census.........................................................................................63 1860 Alabama Census Covington County.....................................................................................64 1860 Alabama Census Conecuh County .......................................................................................64 Old St. Stephens land office records & American State Papers Public lands Vol 1 1768-1888 ....64 The Southern Advocate, Madison County, Alabama.....................................................................64 Escambia County, Alabama marriages 1879-1892........................................................................64 Clark County, Alabama Marriage ..................................................................................................64 Miscellaneous ................................................................................................................................64 Montgomery, Alabama Interment Record - Oakwood Cemetery..................................................64 James Franklin 1750 - 1819...........................................................................................................65 Alabama Franklin Obits.................................................................................................................65 Index to War of 1812 Pension Files ...............................................................................................66 Georgia Wills 1733-1860 by Brooke .............................................................................................66 Index to Georgia Wills ...................................................................................................................66 Early Georgia Marriages - Jackson County ...................................................................................66 CSA Records, Alabama .................................................................................................................66 Escambia County, Alabama 1870 Mortality Census .....................................................................67 Lewis Elijah and Sarah Sally Ann Franklin...................................................................................67 Isaac Franklin - Nancy ( Turner ) Franklin ....................................................................................69 Records of Louisiana Soldiers And Louisiana Commands ...........................................................69 Bennet Franklin - Elizabeth Richardson ........................................................................................71 Hardin County, Kentucky Wills.....................................................................................................71 Memoirs of Mississippi .................................................................................................................72 Names Index ..................................................................................................................................74 Places Index ...................................................................................................................................85

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Editor's Message

I sincerely hope that everyone enjoyed a wonderful & safe Thanksgiving and Christmas with family & friends. "Happy New Year" to all of our "new found" families. Our potential accomplishments in 1992 are an exciting thought, one I hope everyone will be a part of. Our Charter Issue was mailed prior to the October deadline, at which Johnnye & I were delighted. She drove to El Campo early on Saturday Morning & we spent the entire day putting the finishing touches on the Charter Issue and excitedly discussing future issues - while my husband kept us supplied with nourishment. Johnnye has many wonderful ideas and is truly the force behind my "tail winds" which keeps me from blowing completely off track. We both encourage your requests and ideas as to what you would like to see first in our quarterly. A total of 97 charter issues were mailed to Franklin Researchers scattered across 26 states from Coast to Coast and England. Your response tells us you were pleased with its contents. Inquiries continue to come in from those who are hearing about our United Organization for the first time. If you have names of researchers you think would be interested - please send their names and we will contact them explaining our goals & objectives. But please, we need your research, family group sheets & Pedigree charts. We have a lot of research material to publish but we need your continued research contributions so that we can maintain a geographical balance. Some areas are more important to some than others and we want to publish something for everyone. Our success will depend on everyone's efforts in helping us to get that material out to everyone else. If you live near a courthouse and/or library - please comb through any and all records available for the Franklin Surname. No matter how insignificant to you and submit for publication. Don't give up on us - we will publish your materials! Cover Page for Vol 2 ( April '92 ) will feature the home of Ralph "Rafe" Morris Franklin built about 1900 located near Gum Slough, Jasper County, TX. Ralph is an ancestor of Charter Member #018. He is presently researching with future plans of a book. His ancestor Ralph Franklin & my ancestor Henry Franklin are believed to be brothers. Vol 3 ( July '92 ) cover page will feature "The Lakeside Hotel" in Spring Lake, Minnesota managed by Wm B Franklin and his wife Susan. ( Wm is the ancestor of #048 ). A wonderful write up was submitted with this cover picture. I know you will enjoy it. At present Vol 4 ( Oct '92 ) is open. So if you have a picture you would like to share with us and have featured on the cover of one of our future issues send them along with a write up of the picture. Covers are printed ahead, therefore, your picture will be returned promptly. We encourage you to submit pictures that you can not identify, also. Johnnye & I are contacting other Genealogical & Historical Societies to exchange quarterlies with us in an effort to build our reference library. So if you know of one that you feel will benefit our members let us know and we will contact them.

Tidbits from Johnnye

Hello Cousins, Friends and fellow Researchers, I wish you could all feel the thrill that I get every time Elaine calls or faxes me some of the wonderful letters we have received about the charter issue. It would be wonderful if we could afford to publish all of the great material as fast as it is coming in. I hope every member will find something in their file to share with the rest of us. Don't be afraid to share because at sometime or another you have received negative feed back. That would put you in the same category as the man who never failed because he never tried. If I get negative feed back, it spurs me on to either prove or disprove my theory, therefore working to my advantage, helping me to improve my research. The first week of October I was in Richland, WA. I didn't get to go to the courthouse but I did visit the local library. They had a small genealogy section and I didn't find any FranklinS in any of their publications. They were having their book sale so I brought home some history books, a little beat up but covering areas that I am interested in.

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We sent complimentary issues to the following libraries. If you are in any of these areas would you please see if they are on display and if they are not ask the reference librarian about them and let us know what you have found out. We received a letter of thanks from Laramie County Library, Cheyenne, WY saying they were pleased to have it and would display it. We received a letter of thanks from Jean in the Pascagoula, MS library and already have a subscription from someone who saw it there. Those libraries receiving the Charter Issue: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. Butler County Historical Society, Public Library, Greenville, AL Freestone County Frontiers, Fairfield, TX. Navarro County Genealogical Society, Corsicana, TX. CAGS, Public Library, Selma, AL. Texas County Missouri Genealogical Soc. Houston, MO. Heritage Quest, Orting WA. Victoria Genealogical Society, Victoria TX. Corpus Christi Public Library, Corpus Christi, TX. L.W. Anderson Genealogical Library, Gulfport MS. Moultrie-Colquitt County Library, Moultrie, GA. Southern Genealogist's Exchange Society Library, Jacksonville, FL Shreveport Memorial Library, Shreveport LA. Union county Public Library, Monroe, NC. Library of Albemarle County, Charlottesville VA.

Important Notice

We are going to publish a Franklin Lineage Book to be mailed out by December 10, 1992 in time for Christmas gifts. I hope that everyone will send their charts in to be published as this is a great opportunity to get all of your names in circulation. You don't have to be a member to send in your charts, nor do you have to purchase a book, BUT you do have to be a Franklin descendant. You can get all of your names in by following a format similar to the one I used in the charter issue, or if you want to send each chart, it should have at least seven names on it. If you have already sent Elaine an ancestor chart then we need a letter of permission to publish it. Please be sure that your address is current and readable. Type or neatly print your chart in black ink. If you need a blank chart, send me an SASE and I will be happy to send you one. Be sure it is not a faded copy as a light chart will not copy well. We will publish each chart that has a Franklin or Franklin descendant. Charts must be received by September 1, 1992 and cost of book will be published in October 1992 issue. Send your charts directly to me Johnnye Carlson -1024 Ross - La Marque, TX 77568. I will make a copy of your chart, then send the original to Elaine for our file.

Book Review

I don't have a book to review this time but I did see one at Clayton that bears looking into. - Some Early Pioneers of Western KY - Their Ancestors & Descendants, second edition 1990 by Helen E. Hart Peyton, 733 Schaffer Street, Charleston, SC 29412. This is a beautifully put together book with at least two pages of Franklin's in the index. Franklin/Cleveland descendants: If you do not have access to the Clevealand/Cleveland Genealogy published 1899, I have all three rolls of film and will be glad to search your names. There is a lot of misinformation in this book, but so many great clues that it is worth the search. Send SASE and twenty five cents for each name so that I can make you a copy of what is there. The charter issue was sent out to 26 states and we would like to know more about all of these areas. If you will send us a copy of your currant genealogy society's quarterly along with a list of what your society has published, we will review it, giving the address for those that are interested. Free to members, non members a fee of $5.00.

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Charter Members

Name 001 Burtis, Edna 002 Franklin, Donald H 003 Franklin, Ethel 004 Franklin, Vivian 005 Hannah, Carl A 006 Kaffenberger, Billie 007 Moncla, Steve Ms 008 Patterson, Rose Mary 009 Payne, Gerald V 010 Scott, Jane 011 Tyson, Billye A 012 Williams, Gertrude 013 Zollinger, Vivian 014 Eldridge, Jewell & Lucinda 017 Franklin, W D 018 Franklin, Dan 019 Crone, Mary Jo 020 Franklin, Ira C 021 Franklin, J Donald 022 Cook, Colleen M 023 Lynch, Schunke 024 Rader, Marilyn F 025 McLelland, Gwen F 026 Grantham, Jack C Jr 027 Budde, Barbara E 028 McAlister, Roy M 029 Franklin, Claude C 030 Thompson, Martha H 031 Rivers, Iris 032 Childress, Marilyn 033 Parker, Marlin H 034 Daum, Elaine 035 Franklin, Dolores 036 Kasch, Betty R 037 Knight, Dorothye K 038 Franklin, Rex 039 Sudduth, Sylvia L 040 Stark, Jean 041 Booher, Martha 042 Hodson, Gerald 043 Eckler, A Ross 044 Starnes, Helen 045 Morris, Patsy 046 Beaty, Audrey Address 250 Pub Road 2114 N Louise St Rt. 2, Box 143 Rt. 1, Box 43 RR 4, Box 242 1307 Bonnie Dr 1513 22 NE Ave N 9001 E Chof OVI Dr PO Box 702 404 E Morningside 3717 Palo Duro NE Ms Rt. 2, Box 30 RR 2, Box 49 230 Hill 'n Dale Rd Box 2972 5257 B McNeil So 125 Blake Hill Rd 1316 Colonial Way 18 Entrada East 1915 48th Ave SE 7516 Stewart Rd 5018 Edie Adams 617 Richfield Dr 10102 Lanshire 10445 Eaglewood 7536 Community Dr 2107 Trailwood Circle 517 Dumbarton 1336 Chimney Hills 3536 Blow Dr SW 6301 Miller Wilson Rd 110 Crescent Rd Rt 1, Box 45-A 2733 W Forest Rd 1604 Bowie Box 117 18321 S Normandie Ave 13034 Rummel Creek 1443 Potomac Ave 962 Eva Lane Spring Valley Rd Rt 1, Box 332 1013 Field St HC 03 Box 72B City/State/Zip Vidor, TX 77662 Santa Ana, CA 92706 Kemp, TX 75143 Bronson, TX 75930 Grove, OK 74344 Killeen, TX 76542 Texas City, TX 77590 Tuson, AZ 85749 Pinon Hills, CA 92372 Springfield, MO 65807 Albuquerque, NM 87110 Hale Center, TX 79041 Gosport, IN 47433 Lexington, KY 40503-2207 Texas City, TX 77592 Ft Bliss, TX 79906 East Aurora, NY 14052 Alabaster, AL 35007 Irvine, CA 92720 Albany, OR 97321 Galveston, TX 77551 San Antonio, TX 78240 San Antonio, TX 78239 Dallas, TX 75238 St Louis, MO 63114 Citrus Heights, CA 95610 Keerville,TX.88028 Shreveport, LA 71106 Yukon, OK 73099 Knoxville, TN 37920 Crosby, TX 77532 Corte Madera, CA 94925 Porter, OK 74454 Freeport, IL 61032 Amarillo, TX 79102 Vergennes, IL 62994 Gardena, CA 90248 Houston, TX 77079 Lafayette, IN 47905 Upland, IN 46989 Morristown, NJ 07960 Oakwood, TX 75855 San Marcos, TX 78666 Dripping Springs, TX 78620

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Name 047 Bonner, Wayne H 048 Groetken, Edna 049 Eason, Eva Cherry 050 Crow, Rosa Lee 051 Franklin, Robert K 052 Till, Whitman N Ms 053 Franklin, Frances Ms 054 Higgins, Leola Ms 055 Franklin, Ben R 056 Squire, Merta V 057 Franklin, Joe M Jr. 058 Bassett, Nona I 059 Lauth, Mary Sue 060 Ridgway, Mildred B 061 Ketchum, LaVonne 062 Rawlings, Doreen 063 Nogues, De Witt C 064 Brooks, Agnes L 065 Ellison, Maurine 066 Blystone, Reta L 067 Franklin, Bill 068 Parker, Eddie Jo 069 Perrenot, Hal 070 Garber, Sharon B 071 Ausec, Constance

Address 15619 Orgram Ave 1525 Court St 2014 16th Ave No Rt 1, Box 91 4307 Roaring Rapids Dr Rt 3, Box 141 Rt 1, Box 62 302 E 10th 2232 Terrace Ave 3732 Bary Ave 9408 Windrow Place PO Box 1445 2213 Westmoor Rd 5260 Ridgevale Way 36 Tarn Circle 3566 Fairfax Lane PO Box 58 5210 Powell Rt 1, Box 134F PO Box 0453 2101 Kimberly PO Box 165 1128 Chumley Rd 15210 Gamecock Rd 17615 Loring Lane

City/State/Zip Gardena, CA 90249 Sioux City, IA 51105 Texas City, TX 77590 Snyder, TX 79549 Houston, TX 77059 Luverne, AL 36049 Goshen, AL 36035 Benton, KY 42025 Baton Rouge, LA 70806 Los Angeles, CA 90066 Pascagoula, MS 39581 Merced, CA 95341 Findlay, OH45840 Fair Oaks, CA 95628 Oroville, CA 95966 Woodbury, MN 55125 Cedar Creek, TX 78612 Kansas City, KS 66106 Aspermont, TX 79502 Brea, CA 92622-0453 Arlington, TX 76010 Colfax, LA 71414 Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Midlothian, VA 23113 Spring, TX 77388

When mailing in your subscription renewals, please mail to Elaine Giddens, Rt 2, Box 212, El Campo, TX 77437. Johnnye travels a great deal with her job and is often out of town which causes a delay in giving you proper credit plus the chances of your check getting lost.

Queries

Members may submit queries for publication as space permits. Nonmembers may submit one query. All queries must state a Franklin connection. The following abbreviations are used: info=information; dau=daughter; b=born; d=died; ca=about; aft=after; bef=before; bet=between.

Want to correspond with others working on Rev. War soldier, Willson Franklin ( 1756-1810 ) of MA & OH. Also working on Joseph and John Franklin families of Old Rehoboth, MA. Other families of that area marrying into Franklins: Daggett, Perry, & Willson. ( Jerry Hodson, 962 Eva Lane, Upland, IN 46989 )

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Need name of husband of Nancy A Franklin, also her maiden name. Siblings: ( 1 ) Samantha Ellen born 1831 died 1889 Fayette County, TX married William C Jackson in 1847 Lincoln County, TN moved to TX in 1850 - 1852; ( 2 ) Jackson born 1832 married Candace moved to McMullen County, TX in 1870's; ( 3 ) Reuben Mars born 1836 a Confederate P.O.W. escaped to Canada, married Sarah Fox died Lake County, FL; ( 4 ) Maria L born 1837 married Dr. F E B Stepheson of Giles County, TN moved to Ellis County, TX, then to Brown County, TX; ( 5 ) Louisa born 1838 TN; ( 6 ) Arabella A born 1840 married R U McEntire lived in PA; ( 7 ) Sarah born 1841; ( 8 ) Alcy born 1841. The family was related to Alfred Moseley. Happy to exchange info and pay for copies and postage. ( Eva Cherry Eason, 2014 16th Ave. No., Texas City, TX 77590 )

Wilson Franklin - Anyone having information on the Wilson Franklin who lived in Salem Township, Warren County, OH during the 1820 US Census, please contact me. ( Edna Groetken, 1525 Court St., Sioux City, IA 51105-1524 )

Searching for the parents and place of birth of Edward T Franklin, born 11 Oct 1780; married 29 Jan 1818 to Charlotte Dean at Falmouth, Pendleton County, KY. Lived all of married life in Gallatin County, KY where he died 20 Sep 1846. Known children were: ( 1 ) William Thomas Franklin, born 2 May 1819; m 1 ) 23 Dec 1840 to Sarah Benham; 2 ) Mary Messic Franklin born 24 Jan 1830; married 26 Mar 1851 in Kenton County, KY to Elisha Hudson Bird. ( Mildred B Ridgway, 5260 Ridgevale Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 )

Would like info on parents and descendants of Henry Franklin, Sr. married Margaret Boggs/Braggs. Were in 1816 Clarke County, AL Territory Census. Her ancestor Henry Franklin, Jr. married Barbara Cox in Clarke County, AL; Henry C Franklin ( born ca 1831 ) married Sarah Bronson in Pike County, AL 15 Oct 1851. Henry C was a civil war casualty abt 1862. 1870 census listed Sarah with 4 daughters Louisa M; Sarah Augusta; Josephine Deborah; Henrietta. Josephine married Theodore Francis Perrenot, moved to TX ca 1880, had 4 children, youngest Arthur Theodore ( born Rockport, TX ca 1888 died 1929 ). Also researching this family is Hal Franklin Perrenot, 1128 Chumbley Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23451. ( Mrs. Whitman Till, Rt 3, Box 141, Luverne, AL 36049 )

Looking for info on ancestors of Sally Sue Franklin ( born 27 Aug 1883 at Poplar Bluff, Butler County, MO ). They lived somewhere around Sallisaw, OK and were of either Creek or Cherokee heritage. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated. ( Don Ryburn, PO Box 91212, Lakeland, FL 33804 813/853-3134 )

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My great grandfather was J.W. ( Wesley ) Franklin ( born 1816 TN ) married Millie Herrin ( born 1820 TN ). I would like to know who J.W. Franklin's parents were. They say he ran away from home when he was 13 because his step father was mean to him and he lived with a Richard Herrin family in Dekalb County, TN and married their daughter. They had 8 children. ( Mrs. Clellie Ballard, 718 East 13800 South, Draper, UT 84020 )

Does anyone have any information on a Sophrona ( Sophrina, Sophronia ) Franklin? She died 16 May 1857, married Jessee Fulton in Colraine, MA and had 5 children. I'd be interested in any family that has a girl named Sophrona. Does anyone have access to Colrain, MA vital records? ( Carole Blanscet, 14696 Candeda Place, Tustin, CA 92680 )

My great-grandmother, Prudence Ann Husband ( born 1828 TN, probably Giles or Lincoln County ). Her father, Mansfield Husband died when Prudence was a baby. Her mother died a few years later. Family tradition says Prudence then lived with her maternal grandparents by the name of Franklin, who were Indians. Prudence Ann Husband married John Mealer at the age of 14. I need info on Prudence Ann's mother and her Franklin grandparents. There were a number of Franklin's living in Lincoln and Giles County in 1840, but have been unable to prove which were her grandparents. ( LaVerne Bish, 413 N. Washington, Hobart, OK 73651 )

Looking for info about, and parents & siblings of ( James ) Wilson Franklin ( born 1780/90 GA or SC ) & his wife Temperance "Tempy" ? ( born 1788 SC ). They were in AL by 1820. Their Children: A daughter born 1820; Mary Franklin ( born 1821 AL ) married 1846 to Riley Bass; William H. Franklin ( born 1823 AL died 25 Nov 1896 ) married 5 Apr 1857 to Eliza Jane Williams; James Wilson Franklin ( born Oct 1825 AL ) married Jerruina J. Williams; John A. Franklin ( born 1827 AL died 2 Nov 1909 ) married 1854 to Mahaley Celia Findley; Serena J. Franklin ( born 1830 Covington, AL ); and Green T. Franklin ( born 1832 Covington, AL ) married Nancy ?. I have extensive info on this family I'd be happy to share with fellow "Cousins"! These Franklin's resided in Covington County, AL area from 1820 & many descendents still live there today. ( Lisa ( R.F. ) Carmichael, Rt 2, Box 273A, Tallassee, AL 36078-9802 )

Seeking info on Jonathan Franklin married Esther Parmalee on 3 Dec 1718 at Killingworth, CT. ( Mary Jo Crone, 125 Blake Hill Rd., East Aurora, NY 14052 )

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Seeking info on family of James Franklin ( born abt 1771 in SC ) settled in Hopkins County, KY abt 18001805. His son Caleb D. Franklin ( born abt 1799 SC died 3 Jun 1856 Hopkins County, KY ) married Catherine Davis 8 July 1819 in Hopkins County, KY. Will appreciate any info on these families. ( J. Donald Franklin, 18 Entrada East, Irvine, CA 92720 )

Would like to correspond with anyone researching Thomas Franklin from Richland County, SC who on 13 Nov 1811 was granted a passport by the Governor of Georgia through the Indian Nation. He was accompanied by his mother, 4 brothers and 5 sisters. Also Thomas Barlow of same County. Was Wilson Franklin one of his brothers? ( Ira C. Franklin, 1316 Colonial Way, Alabaster, AL 35007 )

Priscilla Franklin ( born 10 Jan 1760 died 20 Sep 1834 Muhlenburg County, KY buried in the Hancock Cemetery ) married 5 Apr 1790 Albemarle County, VA to Benjamin Hancock. They had 7 children: Nancy S., John R., William W. ( Sr. ), Mary B., Stephen M., Agnes R. and James Birke. Who were Priscilla Franklin's parents & siblings? Where was she born? The marriage info comes from the Albemarle County, VA Marriage Bonds 1790-1868. Will exchange Hancock family info. ( Elaine Daum, 110 Crescent Rd., Corte Madera, CA 94925 )

James and Mary ( Sneed ) Franklin

Submitted by Sharon B. Garber, 15210 Gamecock Rd., Midlothian, VA 23113 James E. Franklin ( born 1807/08 Henrico County, VA ) married 13 Mar 1832 Henrico County, VA to Mary Ann Sneed ( born 1814/15 ). Their children: 1. 2. William Franklin ( born 1832/33 ) Ann Virginia Franklin ( born 1833/35 died 15 Jun 1908 buried Maury Cemetery, Richmond, VA ) married 20 Mar 1855 Henrico County, VA to William Francis Turnley ( born 23 Sep 1833 died 13 Apr 1904 buried Maury Cem, Richmond, VA ) Their child: (1) Rosa Belle Turnley ( born 17 Oct 1875/76 Chesterfield, VA died 15 Dec 1943 buried Maury Cemetery, Richmond, VA ) married James William Trevillian ( born 14 Jun 1873 Albemarle County, VA died 18 Jun 1933 Richmond, VA ). Their child: A. Edyth Virginia Trevillian ( born 27 Oct 1901 Richmond, VA died 3 Sep 1971 Richmond, VA ) married 17 Jan 1922 VA to Clyde Douglas Garber. George W Franklin ( born 1836/37 ) James F Franklin ( born 1838/39 ) Elizabeth Franklin ( born 1840/41 ) Ophelia C Franklin ( born 1842/43 ) Henry C Franklin ( born 1844/45 )

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Marriage Bonds of Henrico County, Virginia - 1782-1853

The following is extracted from Marriage Bonds of Henrico County, VA - 1782-1853 compiled by Michael E. Pollock: 23 Apr 1833 Franklin, Alfred to Julia Ann West, daughter of Edmund West, surety, attested to Alfred's age. 15 Aug 1849 Franklin, Benjamin to Absalomia Melton. Gatewood Talley, surety, attested to the ages of both and Absalomia's residence. 28 Jul 1824 Franklin, Benjamin to Mary M. Sledd ,daughter of Thomas Sledd, surety. 05 Mar 1828 Franklin, Cary to Mary Ann Johnson, daughter of James Johnson,surety. 23 Sep 1829 Franklin, George W the son of Gilley Franklin to Susan Alley, daughter of Thomas Alley. Gilley Franklin & Thomas Alley, sureties. 25 Nov 1791 Franklin, Gilley to Betsey Browing giving her own consent. William Tharp, surety. 18 May 1816 Franklin, James to Martha Bressie. Robert Franklin, surety, attested to Martha's age and residence. 16 Jan 1801 Franklin, James to Rebecca Perkins. John Hammell attested to Rebecca's age. Joshua West, surety. 13 Mar 1832 Franklin, James F to Mary Ann Sneed, daughter of James Sneed, surety, attested to James' age. 17 Oct 1845 Franklin, Jesse to Sarah H Grubb. Anderson Grubb, surety, attested to Sarah's age and residence. 01 Dec 1817 Franklin, Jesse to Mrs. Mary Low, giving her own consent. Edmund Lacy, surety, witness to the consent. 23 Jan 1822 Franklin, John late apprentice to William W. Walker to Nancy Ann Jones. Richard Baker, surety, attested to Nancy's age and residence. 24 Dec 1785 Franklin, John to Nancy Minor. Zachariah Franklin, surety. 28 Feb 1827 Franklin, John C to Evalina Ann Carter, with the consent of her father Richard Carter. Julius Crump, surety, and William H Eppes, witnesses to the consent. 07 Jun 1849 Franklin, John C to Ruth Lankford. William V. Tyler, surety attested to the ages of both and Ruth's residence. 14 Nov 1789 Franklin, Joseph to Mary Jennings giving her own consent. Isham and Joshua Acree, witnesses to the consent. Wm Acree, surety. 12 Feb 1807 Franklin, Josiah to Lucy White giving her own consent. Daniel P Harwood, surety and Edmund New, witnesses to the consent. 20 Oct 1810 Franklin, Lewis to Catherine Franklin. Jesse Brittain, surety, attested to Catherine's age. 23 May 1795 Franklin, Miles to Sarah Johnson with the consent of her father Robert Johnson and mother Mary Johnson. Jo Hoppes and William Slaborn, witnesses to the consent. Robert Johnson, surety. 11 Aug 1831 Franklin, Peter to Ann Hazelwood. Thomas Franklin, surety, attested to Ann's age and residence. 17 Dec 1785 Franklin, Peter to Barbara Lynch with the consent of her mother Mary Lynch. Zach Frankling, surety. __ Oct 1816 Franklin, Richard G to Mary Franklin. Miles Franklin, surety. 21 Dec 1840 Franklin, Robert B to Ann Peay, ward of James H Peay, surety, attested to Robert's age.

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06 Nov 1849 Franklin, Stephen D to Rosina B Lockado. William Ready, surety attested to the ages of both & Rosina's residence. 29 Jul 1794 Franklin, Thomas to Dolley Ford. Samuel Ford, surety. 04 Oct 1815 Franklin, William to Elizabeth Hooper. Perry Hooper, surety. 28 Mar 1817 Franklin, Zachariah to Sarah T Edwards. Philip Shafer, surety attested to Sarah's age and residence. Frankling, Peter to Barbara Lynch: see Franklin

The Family of Lewis Franklin of Bedford & Campbell Counties, Virginia

Submitted by Dr. Joseph W. Evans, 6676 Olde Stage Rd., Boulder, CO 80302; phone 303-443-0050 or 303443-7011. Dr.Evans has more information on collateral lines not included here. Edited for sake of space. There is no certain record of Lewis Franklin before he appeared in Bedford County, VA circa 1735. He may have come from Henrico County, VA or more likely, Chester County, PA. Lewis Franklin patented at least three parcels of land in Bedford County, VA; in 1749 850 acres including the head branches of Falling River adjoining Edward Nix's line; in 1756, 118 acres on Callaway's Rd. between the two ridges [map coordinates of this property are N 37° 17' 54" W 78° 59' 57" in present day Campbell County, VA]; in 1759, 215 acres on the south side of Dixon's Creek. This land adjoined the Dixon land grant and was located some three miles southwest of Concord, VA on highway 658 and was owned by the Franklin family until 1945, Charles D. Franklin being the last family owner. On 1 Oct 1751 Lewis Franklin conveyed some of his land to Edmund Franklin, "Jr." by "Deed of Bargain." Lewis and his sons amassed large tracts of land in the area, but as of 1988, all of it has been sold. Lewis Franklin married Jane __? [family tradition says her name was Lewis] She died in 1774 and he died in 1770. They both died and are buried in Bedford County, VA, location unknown. [Reference Bedford County, VA Will Book 1, pages 95-96 for the inventory of his estate and Will Book 1, pages 217-218 for his will]. They had at least seven children, as listed below. The children of Lewis Franklin and Jane ___?: 1. Owen Franklin ( born ca 1740 died 12 Aug 1794 Campbell County, VA ) married Elizabeth "Betsy or Betty" Steele of Concord, VA. He was an ensign in the Revolutionary War; a Captain in the Bedford County Militia, ( joining in 24 Feb 1778 ) and served as deputy sheriff of Campbell County, VA. In 1773 he patented 49 acres of land on both sides of Morton's Creek, a fork of the Big Falling River. In 1778 he bought from Pleasant Branch 182 acres on the south side of Morton's Creek along the line of his brother, Thomas Franklin, from Hall's corner to Harris' corner. [Reference--Campbell County, VA Will Book 1, pages 274-5, dated 5 Apr 1795]. Even though some dates conflict, it is probable that his widow married 12 Apr 1794 in Campbell County, VA, Alexander Steele, Sr., because when her daughter Mary Franklin married William North, Campbell County, VA, 2 Jul 1795, consent was given by Elizabeth and Alexander Steele. The children of Owen Franklin and Elizabeth Steele: order unknown: ( 1 ) Robert Franklin [ Colonel] ( born ca 1760 died Jun 1854 ) married by Rev. Henry Brown in Campbell County, VA 22 Dec 1800 Mary Perrow ( born ca 1780 ) daughter of Daniel Battersby Perrow ( born 1756 died 21 Jul 1839 ) and Elizabeth Perrow ( died 21 Jul 1839 ) ( Daniel and Elizabeth were first cousins ). Robert was a Colonel in the county militia and owned a large estate in Campbell County, VA which included Pilot Mountain. The map coordinates for Pilot Mountain are N 37° 19' 28.01" W 78° 58' 7.76". He was active in Old Concord Presbyterian Church, a ruling elder for almost half a century and a clerk in 1826. The children of Robert Franklin and Mary Perrow:

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Daniel Franklin ( born 1803 died 25 Jun 1866 ) married 4 Feb 1852 Campbell County, VA his cousin, Martha Jane Franklin ( born 3 Feb 1824 died Dec 1889 ) They were both members of Old Concord Presbyterian Church, Appomattox County, VA, he joining 26 Sep 1831 and she joining 22 Oct 1833. They are listed in the 1850 census of Campbell County, VA as living in Concord Depot ( now Concord ) as a farmer worth $7000. Children of Daniel Franklin and Martha Jane Franklin: ( A ) Lillian Vernon "Cousin Pug" Franklin ( born 7 Jan 1854 died 20 May 1933 ) married 17 Oct 1871 in Campbell County, VA, Daniel James "Major Jim" Evans ( born 25 Jul 1838 died 19 Feb 1934 ) Both are buried in the Franklin family cemetery near Concord, Campbell County, VA. The map coordinates for the cemetery are: N 37° 19' 38.91" W 78° 58' 22.63". ( B ) unnamed daughter Franklin died at age of 3 weeks of whooping cough and buried under a rosebush in the front yard. ( C ) David Luther Franklin ( born 10 Jul 1856 died 12 Aug 1917 ) married Campbell County, VA, Mary Virginia Rector ( born 8 Apr 1860 died 13 Feb 1908 ) Both are buried in the Dixon family cemetery. They farmed near Concord, VA. Children of David Luther Franklin and Mary Virginia Rector: a. John D. Franklin born 5 Oct 1883 Never married. No issue. Lived in Tulsa, OK. b. Lawson Baylis Franklin ( born 18 Mar 1885 died 8 Feb 1948 ) married Grace Cross of Concord, Campbell County, VA. He ran a store at Concord and worked for the railroad. (a) Dolly Virginia Franklin married Dr. Peter Wallenbaum. They lived in Roanoke, VA and had six children. c. Nannie Nathan Franklin ( born 5 Sep 1886 died 2 Jun 1967 ) married Douglas Baxter Foster ( born circa 1883 died 19 Jan 1968 ) the son of Peter B. Foster and Anna Mattox. They farmed near Concord, VA. d. Robert William Franklin ( born 18 Mar 1888 died 8 Apr 1960 ) born at Concord, VA married Mabel Chick. He was a butcher and lived in Lynchburg, VA at 1015 Rivermont Avenue. He is buried Fort Hill. (a) Robert William Franklin, Jr. lived in San Antonio, TX. (b) Melvin B. Franklin lived in Leeksville, NC. (c) Ann Franklin married Morris L. Pollock and they lived in Durham, NC. e. Thomas F. Franklin ( born 14 Jun 1889 died 28 Jan 1920 ) Never married. No issue. f. David Luther Franklin, Jr. born 18 Feb 1890 Died in infancy. g. George Frost Franklin born 30 Oct 1892 died 6 Jul 1937 married Marie Jones and they lived in Concord, VA. (a) George David Franklin born circa 1935 (b) Malcolm Franklin - twin to Douglas. (c) Douglas Franklin - twin to Malcolm. (d) Jane Dell Franklin born 1936, married Melvin Lyons. h. Mary Gladys Franklin ( born 2 Oct 1893 died 23 Jan 1908 )

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Lucy E. Franklin born 14 Mar 1897, married William Thomas Wright. j. Nellie Mae Franklin born 14 Feb 1902, married at the Presbyterian Manse at Sherwill, VA 17 Oct 1925 William Hunter Harvey, Jr. "Will" 10 Jul 1902 died 2 May 1961 ) Will and Nellie lived near Spring Mills and were members of New Concord Presbyterian Church as were many of his brothers, sisters and children. He is buried at NCC. k. Joseph D. Franklin ( born 30 May 1904 died 30 Sep 1961 ) married Naomi Mamie Wright. He was a district supervisor for Armour and Company ( meats ). They lived in Sandusky, OH and Tulsa, OK. He is buried Fort Hill Presbyterian Cemetery, Lynchburg, VA. No issue. ( D ) Kate Daniel Franklin ( born 3 Oct 1858 died 2 Aug 1939 ) married 27 Nov 1878 Watson Caldwell, Jr. and had issue. They lived in a one-level house he built for her because she had had several miscarriages and her physician, Doctor Thomas Washington Evans [grandfather of the author, Doctor Joseph Washington Evans] had told him to do it that way. The home was built at the west foot of Pilot Mountain near Concord, Campbell County, VA and is now ( 1988 ) owned by David Evans. (E) Robert Lewis Franklin ( born 15 Jul 1860 died 28 Dec 1933 ) married Dora Blackford of Johnstown, PA. a. Alta Franklin married John Cox b. Edwin Franklin married 1 ) Nell Rankin and 2 ) Margaret Paxton (F) Rosa Wyatt Franklin ( born Mar 1862 died Jun 1887 ) married James Berkley of Charlotte County, VA. ( G ) Edwin Thomas Franklin ( born Jun 1864 died 1925 ) Never married. No issue. B. Joel Franklin born circa 1810, Never married. No issue. C. Elizabeth Franklin married James Mitchell. She was a member of Old Concord Presbyterian Church and was dismissed on 4 Aug 1844 to join the Diamond Hill Presbyterian Church. D. Mary "Polly" Franklin married Dr. Walker. No issue. E. Martha Franklin born circa 1815, Never married. No issue. F. Nancy Franklin married Obadiah Woodson of Appomattox County, VA. His first wife was Mary Marti,n whom he married 7 Nov 1805. G. William "Blue Billy" Franklin born circa 1820, Never married. No issue. and he lived near Appomattox Courthouse, Appomattox County, VA. Elizabeth Franklin married 22 Sep 1791 in Campbell County, VA Joseph Tweedy, Jr. Consent for the marriage was given by Elizabeth Franklin, mother of the bride. Bonds for the marriage were given by Joseph Tweedy, Jr. and Robert Franklin. Jane Franklin married 15 Mar 1788 in Campbell County, VA, Edmund Wood ( born ca 1768 died 26 Jun 1822 ) They were married by Rev. James Kinney. Edmund's will is recorded at Rustburg, Campbell County, VA Courthouse, Book 4, page 524. James M. Franklin born 1779, Never married. No issue. Listed in the 1850 census of Campbell County, VA as a farmer worth $150. He lived near Henry R. Franklin Mary "Polly" Franklin married 25 Jul 1795 Campbell County, VA, William North. Consent was given by Elizabeth and Alexander Steele.

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Benjamin Franklin born 1791, married 23 Apr 1830 Campbell County, VA, Sarah Litchford Ferguson 1800, the widow of William Ferguson. William Ferguson had married Sarah in Campbell County, VA 4 Dec 1819. Children of Benjamin Franklin and Sarah Litchford Ferguson: A. Sarah Franklin born 1833, Died young. B. Letitia Franklin born ca 1837, married Sam Paris, a contractor who lived in Lynchburg, VA. C. Samuel Thurman Franklin ( born 15 Feb 1841 died 20 Apr 1937 ) married Campbell County, VA, Martha Susan North ( born 5 Mar 1846 died 25 Aug 1927 ) She is buried in the cemetery at New Concord Presbyterian Church and he served in the Confederacy. ( A ) Sallie Fenton Franklin ( born 12 Jan 1876 died 28 Aug 1962 ) married 1896 in Campbell County, VA, Walter Beverly Cheatham ( born 25 Feb 1870 died 29 Dec 1918. They were both members of New Concord Presbyterian Church. Walter had a small farm called Maple Valley Farm just south of New Concord Presbyterian Church and he was very active in the church. He died in the influenza epidemic of 1918 and Sallie moved to Lynchburg, VA and she died there. They are both buried at New Concord Presbyterian Church cemetery. She attended Averett [or Averill] College at Danville, VA. (7) Isaac M. Franklin (8) Nancy Franklin ( born 1785 died 24 Nov 1844 ) married Campbell County, VA 23 Apr 1802 John Robertson ( born 23 Dec 1769 died 27 Nov 1814 ) They were married by Rev. Henry Brown and lived on their farm in Appomattox County, VA and are buried there. (9) Kesiah Franklin married in Campbell County, VA 12 Apr 1793 John Wood. Robert Franklin ( born ca 1741 died 9 Dec 1831 ) Bedford County, VA and died in Campbell County, VA. He married ca 1767 Jane "Jennie" Lewis ( born 1756 died 1831 ) when she was 11 years old. Jane was evidently born in Ireland. He owned a large estate near Concord, VA and was a Colonel in the county militia. His sons Lewis and Benjamin were the executors of his estate. [Reference: Campbell County, VA will book 7, page 6, will dated 19 Apr 1825 and probated 11 Jul 1831 ]. The children of Robert Franklin and Jane Lewis: ( 1 ) Owen Franklin ( born 1770 died 21 Feb 1831 ) married 25 Dec 1798 in Chesterfield County, VA, Elizabeth "Mary" Roper ( died 22 Nov 1852 ) of Richmond, VA. They settled in McMinn County, TN near Chattanooga circa 1800 and are both buried at Dandridge, TN. They had one son, Lawson Franklin. (2) John M. Franklin ( born 1778 died 7 Jan 1857 ) married 14 Dec 1801 in Campbell County, VA, Nancy Ann Dinwiddie ( born 27 Oct 1777 died 4 Sep 1864 ) She was born in Bedford County, VA and lived near the Franklin families. They lived in TN and are buried at Mt. Horeb, Jefferson County. (3) Margaret "Peggy" Franklin ( born 11 May 1786 died 23 Oct 1861 ) married 8 Mar 1803 in Campbell County, VA, Col. John Roper [or Rosser] of Campbell County, VA and both are buried in Dandridge, TN. They had one daughter, Mary Roper, who married George Brassner? and had issue. (4) Thomas Franklin married 1 ) ___ Story and 2 ) ? and settled in TN. A. Valentine Franklin B. Campbell Franklin married Rebecca Jacobs. C. Thomas Franklin married Lydia Bradshaw. (5) Nancy Franklin married Lawrence B. Stearns. They may have moved to Georgia or Missouri in the early 1800's. (6) Mary "Polly" Franklin married Thomas Jennings and they lived in VA.

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Sarah "Sally" Franklin married 1 ) 19 Dec 1805 in Campbell County, VA, Thomas North and 2 ) in 1810 Daniel S. Leonard. Elizabeth Franklin born 1786, married 4 Feb 1802 in Campbell County, VA, Peter North 1782, and they moved to Dandridge, TN and then to Illinois. Robert Franklin, Jr. 1792, Never married. No issue. Lived in TN with his brother, Benjamin, who was his trustee. Lewis Franklin III 1781, married ( Marriage bond 24 Oct 1817 ) in Campbell County, VA, Elizabeth Wood Jones 1788, the widow of Thomas Jones born 1788 died before 1816. She had married him in Campbell County, VA Marriage Bond 25 Dec 1804. Lewis is listed in the 1850 census of Campbell County, VA as a farmer worth $5000, a large sum at that time. The map coordinates for his farm are: N 37° 19' 41" W 78° 58' 57".9. She had issue by both husbands. The children of Lewis Franklin III and Elizabeth Wood Jones: A. Joel W. Franklin born 1820, married 1 ) Calista Depriest 1820, and 2 ) Nancy Wood Depriest 20 Sep 1825, widow of Horatio Depriest 1819, whom she had married in Campbell County, VA 27 Jun 1842. ( A ) Owen W. Franklin born ca 1846 ( B ) Morgiana Franklin born ca 1848, married Henry Jones. ( C ) Ida Franklin born ca 1855 Never married. No issue. ( D ) Paxton S. Franklin born ca 1859, married Lizzie Puckett. (E) Elizabeth Franklin born ca 1857, Blind Never married. No issue. B. Edmund Lewis Franklin born 1822, married Susan Jennings 1830. He is listed in the 1850 census of Campbell County, VA at Brookneal as a farmer worth $6000. ( A ) Louelle Franklin born ca 1855, married __ Moore. ( B ) Nancy "Nannie" Franklin born ca 1857, married Edwin "Bunn" Tweedy born 1849 ( C ) Kieffer Franklin ( D ) Tipton Franklin (E) Susan Franklin (F) Warner Richardson Franklin born 17 Jul 1870, married Bridget Anne Cheatham 17 Aug 1879. She was his second wife, the first being __ Perdue. [Issue three]. Warner and Bridget are buried at New Concord Presbyterian Church. by wife 1 ) __ Perdue: a. Lawson Franklin b. Hattie Franklin married __ Cyrus. c. Franklin ? by wife 2 ) Bridget Anne Cheatham: d. Nannie Elizabeth Franklin born 31 Aug 1910, married Lyle Carrol[issue three]. e. Bessie Christian Franklin born 15 Apr 1912, married Edward Thurman- [issue three]. f. Emma Jennings Franklin born 16 Apr 1914, married Jimmy Neighbors [issue three]. g. William Clifton Franklin born 28 Nov 1915, married ? and lived in New York City, NY. (a) Patricia Jean Franklin (b) William Thomas Franklin

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(c) Bruce Alvin Franklin h. Edward Davis Franklin born 20 Jul 1917, married Nancy Woodall. lived Route 2, Rustburg, VA. (a) Irene Franklin married Aubrey Rosser. (b) Kenneth Franklin married ? (c) Robert Franklin married ? (d) Franklin? i. Berta Davis Franklin born 26 Oct 1918, married 22 Jun 1939 Elbert Fitzland Cheatham 12 Oct 1915, and they divorced. j. Albert Richardson Franklin born 26 Jan 1920, married 21 Dec 1940 Mary Naomi Blanks born 30 Jul 1920 (a) Carolyn Naomi Franklin born 26 May 1943 (b) Sandra Kay Franklin born 2 Jul 1949 (c) Patricia Anne Franklin k. Estelle Bridget Franklin born 29 Jan 1922, married 25 Dec 1943 Thomas Franklin Adcock born 16 Apr 1914, and they lived in Texas. l. Benjamin Alexander Franklin born 18 Jun 1924, married Hazel Lawrence. (a) Benjamin Franklin (b) child Franklin C. Martha Jane Franklin ( born 3 Feb 1824 died Dec 1889 ) married 4 Feb 1852 Campbell County, VA, her cousin, Daniel Franklin. D. William Jones "Deaf Billy" Franklin born 1828, married 1 ) Anne V. Wood born 3 Aug 1838 died 16 Jul 1863 and ca 1863 2 ) Laura Jones born 8 Mar 1843. He was totally deaf and lived on the top of Spring Mills Hill near Springs Mills in Campbell County, VA. Children of William Jones Franklin and 1 ) Anne Wood: ( A ) Lillian Virginia "Lelia" Franklin ( born 30 May 1860 ), married 3 Aug 1879 in Campbell County, VA, John Isaac "Ike" Rucker born ca 1856. [she was an orphan and taken in and raised by William Franklin and Anne Wood] Both are buried at New Concord Presbyterian Church. He inherited the home Rucker farm. Ike was a cobbler and farmer. ( B ) Elizabeth "Lizzie" Franklin married 1 Jan 1879 James Luther Hendricks born ca 1857. Children by wife 2 ) Laura Jones: ( C ) Willie Franklin ( f ) married Laban Ford. ( D ) Emma Franklin (E) Florence Franklin Died young. (F) Thomas Franklin Never married. No issue. ( G ) Pearl Franklin married Massie Nash 30 Oct 1882 E. Nancy Elizabeth Franklin ( born 1830 ), married LaFayette Depriest ( born 1830 ) [first cousins] and they moved to Georgia. F. Thomas W. Franklin ( born 1832 ) Never married. No issue. Killed while serving as a Confederate soldier. Benjamin Franklin ( born 1794 died May 1855 ) married Nancy __? settled in McMinn County, TN near Chattanooga. All of their children were born in VA. The children of Benjamin Franklin and Nancy __? A. Mary Franklin ( born ca 1816 died 1851/55 ) married 8 May 1839 in Campbell

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County, VA John D. Hughes and had issue. She died in McMinn County, TN. Jane Franklin born circa 1826 Lucinda Franklin born ca 1829, married 29 Dec 1852 in McMinn County, TN to Joseph H. Walker. D. Martha Susan Franklin born ca 1836, married 10 Oct 1855 in McMinn County, TN to William H. Staples. E. John A. Franklin born ca 1838 Thomas Edward Franklin ( born Sep 1757 died 23 Mar 1841 ) married twice: 1 ) Marriage Bond 6 Jul 1779 in Bedford County, VA Margaret "Peggy" Campbell, daughter of Thomas Campbell and 2 ) 24 Mar 1796 Campbell County, VA, Letitia "Letty" Evans ( born 8 Dec 1769 died 28 Jul 1862 ), born in Chester County, PA and died in Campbell County, VA, daughter of Thomas Rees Evans. They were married by Rev. William Mahon. She was called "Little Old Aunt Letty. "She was small of stature and always wore a black silk bonnet. On Sunday, the bonnet was trimmed with white lace. Thomas was a private in the Revolutionary War and a major in the county militia. He owned a large tract of land ( must have been several thousand acres ) near his father and he built a fine brick home on it. This home was near present day Naked Creek ( some say Aker's Creek ), a branch of the Big Falling River. In 1973 the house was still standing at map coordinates N 79° 00' 30" W 37° 17' 45". Thomas and Letty are buried in a family plot near their home. A cabin on the estate has long since gone to dust; but around it in the fields, flowers that she imported from England still grow. [Reference-Campbell County, VA Order Book #9, page 30 shows an order setting aside her dowry, 237+ acres, taken from the estate of her husband and it was set aside from the land belonging to her son, Henry R. Franklin. Order book #23 speaks of the pension of her husband and that it to be given to her. She made her will 1 Dec 1859 and bequeathed all that was hers to her daughter, Bridget Carson and her two granddaughters, Martha Campbell and Jane Campbell. Children of Thomas Edward Franklin and 1 ) Margaret Campbell: (1) Campbell Franklin Never married. No issue. (2) Judy B. Franklin married 21 Aug 1799 in Campbell County, VA, Predum Moore. (3) Nancy C. Franklin married 19 Nov 1807 in Campbell County, VA, William Thompson. William lived at one time in Floyd County, VA. (4) Elizabeth Franklin married 14 Jan 1805 in Campbell County, VA, David Fleming. (5) Janet "Jane" Franklin married 15 Mar 1804 in Campbell County, VA, John Fleming. She granted power of attorney to Thomas Franklin [probably her father] 15 Nov 1806, Campbell County Deed Book 7, page 592. Children by wife 2 ), Letitia Evans: (6) Margaret Franklin born 1797, married 10 Mar 1823 in Campbell County, VA, James Campbell. (7) Bridget Evans "Biddy" Franklin ( born 10 Jan 1798 died 15 Mar 1862 ) married 20 Mar 1816, in Campbell County, VA, Moses Helm Carson. They were members of Old Concord Presbyterian Church, Appomattox County, VA and all their children were born on the home farm. (8) Thomas Edward ( or Henry ) Franklin born 1804, married 8 Nov 1824 in Campbell County, VA, Judith W. Arrington, daughter of Adler Arrington of Concord, Campbell County, VA. In 1844 Thomas was a major in the 117th Regiment of the Virginia Militia. The children of Thomas Edward Franklin and Judith Arrington: A. Martha L. Franklin born 1828 B. Angeline Franklin born 1833, married 1 ) Fayette Jones; 2 ) Charles Clay, his third wife. Fayette Jones lived in Campbell County, VA. C. John Henry Franklin born 1829, married 20 Feb 1861 Isabella "Belle" Robertson Evans ( born 9 May 1840 died 15 Apr 1902 ) daughter of Dr. Daniel Septimus Evans. No issue. He was a Confederate soldier and was killed at the Battle of Seven B. C.

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Pines. After he died, she married 24 Nov 1868 in Campbell County, VA, Thomas William Milton Thompson and had issue. D. Jane A. Franklin born 1835 E. Littleton Franklin born 1837 F. Marisa Franklin born 1839, married John Thomas Jones born 1832, as his third wife. G. Victoria Franklin born 1840 H. Ellen Evans Franklin born 1842 I. Evaline Franklin born 1844 J. Dolly Franklin born 1846 K. George Franklin born 1848 married the widow Ould, mother of Dr. Lyle Ould. L. Margaret Franklin married 1 ) ___ Jordan and in Campbell County, VA 2 ) John Davis, Jr. ( born 11 Mar 1799 died 24 May 1878 ) and had issue. She had three children by Jordan and one child by John Davis, Jr. M. Bridget Franklin ( born 1851 died 1915 ) married as his second wife, Edwin R. Woodson ( born 1842 died 1891 ) Both are buried at New Concord Presbyterian Church [May be buried at Concord Cemetery]. His first wife was __ Hill. N. Fletcher Franklin O. Thomas Ed Franklin P. William Franklin Henry R. Franklin ( called Capt. Henry ) ( born 1805 died 1898 ) He married 1 ) Rhoda G. "Mary" Watkins ( born 1816 died 1878 ), born in Buckingham County, VA and raised in Campbell County, VA near Six Mile Bridge on the James River [issue four] and 2 ) ? an infidel atheist who was born in Ireland. No issue. Henry always wore a hat with the string tied under his neck. He built in 1847 the fine brick home now ( 1988 ) occupied by the author's sister, Mrs. Harvey Eliot Henderson near Plum Branch, Campbell County, VA. The bricks were made on the farm by slaves and the rock was quarried on Blue Hill about a mile away. An interesting story on the atheist wife was told to the author by Mrs. Pearl Thompson. The atheist had died ca 1889 and had been "laid out" ( prepared for burial ) by several friends. While the body was in the parlor, it ( the body ), sat straight up and gave a loud moan. The exit from the parlor was very quick - the corpse had an involuntary muscular reaction and was really quite dead, but because she was an atheist [in that day and time, not a very nice person], the shock on these religious people was severe! About 1870 Capt. Henry signed a note for a friend who wanted to buy a farm and the friend absconded and Henry lost his farm, which had been debt-free. After he lost his farm, he moved to Lynchburg and lived with his niece, Pearl Franklin ? on Church Street between 10th and 11th Streets. He would sit on the porch and rock and he kept a cane under his chair and if he saw any passerby who had the same name as his friend who has ruined him, he would pound on the porch railing with his cane and call out to the person in a loud voice and tell them that they were descended from a scoundrel. Socrates Haden bought the farm. The children of Henry Franklin were: A. Dr. Joel W. Franklin ( born 1836 died 1866 ) lived in Pamplin, VA. He served in the Confederacy as a surgeon and was in the siege of Vicksburg. He died of diphtheria. Never married. No issue. B. Cornelia "Puss" Franklin born 1838 married John Thomas Jones 1832 of Campbell County, VA. She was his first wife. C. Jo Anna Franklin born 1840 married Frank Nelson. They moved to Alta, TX and had three children. D. Philip Henry Franklin ( born 4 Jul 1841 died 13 Aug 1936 ) He was a druggist ( pharmacist ); moved to Missouri in 1868 and in 1872 married Mary Eva Gilliam of Marshall, Saline County, MO. He served in the Confederacy for the entire period

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of the war with the Lynchburg, VA Home Guard and was its last surviving member. He is said to have planted the large holly tree still standing ( 1990 ) at the Brick House Place ( home of Mrs. Harvey E. Henderson in 1990 ). ( A ) Phillip Henry Franklin, Jr. died age 17. ( B ) Daisey Franklin married Rev. A. A. McGeachy and she died at Sherman, TX. Lewis Franklin II married Michael "Mickey" Ferguson. In 1793 he patented 215 acres on the south side of Dixon's Fork. He is said to have served in the Revolutionary War. Family tradition states that they had 21 children. All but two of them died when young. Children of Lewis Franklin II and Mickey Ferguson: (1) John Franklin ( born 1776 died 1862 ) married 14 Nov 1796 in Bedford County, VA, Nancy Booth born 14 Feb 1776 died 1860, William Booth, surety. Children of John Franklin and Nancy Booth: A. William Lewis Franklin ( born 6 Nov 1797 died 10 Nov 1826 ) married 18 Mar 1818 in Campbell County, VA, Letitia Demarus Evans ( born 16 Dec 1789 died 19 May 1877 ) In 1850 she was living with her son, Daniel Evans Franklin. The children of William Lewis Franklin and Letitia Demarus Evans: ( A ) Daniel Evans Franklin born circa 1824, married 25 Jan 1844 Letitia Jane Davis Booth Martin born circa 1822, and widow of Charles C. Martin whom she had married 20 Aug 1835. They lived near Plum Branch, VA where he farmed. Listed in the 1850 census as a farmer worth $2385 at residence 1208. The children of Daniel Evans Franklin and Letitia Jane Davis Booth Martin: a. Jane Christian Franklin ( born 4 Nov 1844 died 8 May 1896 ) married 26 Oct 1869 Alexander Thomas Cheatham ( born 9 Jun 1833 died 5 Nov 1913 ) She was his second wife, his first being Betty P. Harvey ( born 24 Oct 1843 died 1868 ) b. Judith Ann Franklin born ca 1847, Never married. No issue. c. Matilda L. Franklin born circa 1848, Never married. No issue. d. William Anderson Franklin born circa 1849, married Mary "Molly" Davis ( we called her cousin Molly Bill ) No issue. Farmed near Plum Branch, Campbell County, VA. e. Thomas Lafayette Franklin ( born 30 Oct 1852 died 23 Apr 1925 ) married 23 Nov 1892 Leonora Zephna "Leah" Torrence ( born 27 Jul 1862 died 29 Jun 1928 ) He was a farmer near Plum Branch, Campbell County, VA. Children of Thomas Lafayette Franklin and Leonora Zephna Torrence: (a) Carl Burton Franklin ( born 3 Oct 1893 died 5 Nov 1964 ) Never married. No issue. He worked for Tawsey Rucker at the feed mill at Concord, Campbell County, VA; was a veteran of WWI; a member of the Early's Chapel Methodist church and a Mason. He died at Keysville, VA and is buried at Early's Chapel. (b) Eunice May Franklin born 11 May 1897, married 24 Nov 1920 Samuel Arthur Caldwell ( born 20 May 1893 died 22 Sep 1976 ) They lived near New Chapel Church, Rustburg, Campbell County, VA. He is buried at Bethany Church.

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Daniel Thomas Franklin born 31 Oct 1901, Never married. No issue. He was an expert beekeeper and raised bees near Plum Branch. He was in WW II. He was highly eccentric and walked from Plum Branch to Oroville, California ca 1955 and he worked for Andrew Hunter Land in the lumber mill there for a time. He died in a Veteran's Home in Salem, Oregon. (d) Jesse William Franklin 5 Feb 1905, married 14 Dec 1934 Mary Josephine Carwile 22 Feb 1907. He farmed in Campbell County, VA near Rustburg on Route 2. They were, at the time the author knew them, poor tenant farmers and hard workers. Farmed in Campbell County, VA near the author's home, Red Acres Farm, circa 1942. ( aa ) Lenora Kate Franklin born 1 Sep 1935, married Robert Mark Clark born 15 Jun 1937. They lived in Phenix, VA. ( bb ) Elizabeth Ann Franklin born 10 Oct 1940, married 11 Jul 1963 Paulus Elson Bryant II born 7 Jan 1931, of Big Island, VA. f. Flora Belle Franklin born ca 1854, Never married. No issue. g. Stephen ( or Steven ) M. Franklin born ca 1856 h. Reese Evans Franklin born ca 1858, Never married. No issue. i. Bridget Letitia Franklin born ca 1859, Never married. No issue. John William Franklin ( born 11 Apr 1825 died 11 Aug 1892 ) married 9 Dec 1847 Mary Isabelle Evans ( born 8 Oct 1823 died 10 Jan 1906 ) They lived near Spring Mills, Campbell County, VA. Listed in the 1850 census as a farmer worth $1500 at residence 1207. They together with several of their children are buried in the Dixon family graveyard. The children of John William Franklin and Mary Isabelle Evans: a. William Edward "Willie" Franklin born 2 Oct 1848, Never married. No issue. He went west for some 25 years and then returned to near Concord and raised bees. b. Sarah Ann "Sallie" Franklin ( born 12 Mar 1851 died 15 Dec 1890 ) Never married. No issue. c. Emma Virginia Franklin ( born 5 May 1853 died 18 Jun 1855 ) She is buried in the Dixon family cemetery and her grace is marked with a rock. d. Susanna Grace Franklin ( born 25 Dec 1855 died 8 Apr 1862 ) She is buried in the Dixon family cemetery and her grace is marked with a rock. e. Mary Robertson "Molly" Franklin ( born 31 Mar 1859 died 18 Jun 1915 ) married 22 Feb 1882 Bolling Jones ( born 16 Jan 1857 died 9 Sep 1928 ) They farmed near Spring Mills, Campbell County, VA on the Falling River and are both buried at New Concord Presbyterian Church, Campbell County, VA. f. Charles Daniel "Charley" Franklin born 17 Oct 1861 died 1935 Never married. No issue. Farmed the home farm near Plum Branch. He was an elder in New Concord

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Presbyterian Church. In their old age, Charley, Willie and Resa lived together and they told their niece, Mary Saunder Jones, that if she would take care of them, she could have the farm. She did until they all died and then she lived there by herself. When Harvey E. Henderson came back from World War II, his wife, Sarah Agnes Evans Henderson asked Mary Saunders Jones if she wanted to sell them some land: she said "No, I want to keep it in the family." About 1947 she sold it to her nephew, Jones Rucker, and he built a large dairy on the farm and after four years, he sold it while Mary was in the hospital with sciatica and it nearly broke her heart. g. Theresa "Resa" I. Franklin born 17 Aug 1866, married ca 1916 Edward G. Peerman. No issue. ( C ) William Lewis Franklin, Jr. Robert H. "One-Eyed Bob" Franklin ( born 21 Jun 1800 died 24 Dec 1872 ) married 1 ) 9 Oct 1824 in Campbell County, VA, Elizabeth North and 2 ) Millicent Apperson Johnson 1803. He was a farmer and lived at Concord Depot and is listed in the 1860 census of Campbell County, VA as a farmer worth $5000. The children of Robert "One-Eyed Bob" Franklin and 1 ) Elizabeth North: ( A ) Judith Ann Franklin born circa 1825, married William May, a lawyer and they possibly lived in Franklin County, MO. ( B ) Mary Franklin born circa 1827, married ___ Jasper in MO. ( C ) Absolem T. Franklin born 30 Jul 1831, moved to MO in the spring of 1850 and located in Danville, Montgomery County, where he worked as a mercantile clerk until 1861. He then moved to New Florence in the same county, opened his own store which he kept until 1864. In December 1864, he was appointed the railroad agent at Old Allen on the North Missouri Railroad. Three years later the station was moved to Moberly, MO and he continued as agent until 1872. He was then appointed messenger for the United States Express and he ran on the road between Moberly and Ottumwa for two years. In 1874 he was appointed deputy sheriff of Randolph County and was elected constable of Moberly Township which he held for four years. In 1879 he worked as a carpenter and he took charge of the railroad water tank and engine. On 4 Mar 1864 he was married in Montgomery County to Elizabeth P. "Bettie" Pew, daughter of A.D. Pew. They had one daughter, Clara May Franklin. They lived in Moberly and he was a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church South and his wife and daughter were members of the Cumberland Presbyterian church.[Reference- History of Howard and Chariton Counties, MO, page 877. Pub. 1883 by National Historical Company.] ( D ) Dorothy "Dollie" Ming Franklin ( born 26 Aug 1832 died 1913 ) married 5 Feb 1854 Charles Wesley Cardwell ( born 1825 died 1885 ) They moved to MO ca 1874. Charles Wesley was listed in the 1860 census at Concord Depot as a mechanic worth $100. He lost his home, property and iron foundry at Concord for the debt incurred when he signed a bond for a wayward CSA officer who skipped out on the note. Broke and discouraged, he moved his family to New Florence, MO ca 1870 and there he eked out a meager living for his family of 9 children by farming and making sorghum molasses. Dolly, with her energy, good judgement and perserverance kept

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her growing family together. All who wished went to college and all turned out well by helping each other - a remarkable heritage! Both are buried at the New Florence Cemetery. (E) John A. ( or S. ) Franklin born ca 1834, may have gone to TX. (F) Robert A. Franklin born ca 1836 ( G ) Thomas L. Franklin born ca 1839 Children by wife 2 ) Millicent Apperson Johnson: ( H ) Samuel ( or Lafayette ) Franklin born ca 1840, Never married. No issue. Served in the Confederacy and killed in action. (I) Elizabeth M. "Bettie" Franklin born ca 1843, married Albert Arrington. (J) Martha E. "Mattie" Franklin born ca 1845, married James Loyd. (2) Thomas Franklin Died young. "Afflicted". (3) Mildred "Milly" Franklin married 13 Mar 1794 in Campbell County, VA, Arthur Litchford. His will is recorded at the Campbell County, VA Courthouse at Rustburg, VA Will book 9, page 100. 11 Sep 1838. (4) Kesiah "or Heziah" Franklin married 10 Nov 1796 in Campbell County, VA, John Thompson. They moved to Williamson County, TN ca 1817 and he is buried there. Henry Edmund ( or Edwin ) Franklin married Marriage Bond Campbell County, VA 4 Jun 1788 Sally Davis, daughter of John Davis. Elizabeth Franklin Jane Franklin

Marriages of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853

Date 1795-11-20 1827-08-16 1817-02-27 1821-11-15 1849-03-29 Name Polly Franklin and James Puckett Mary E. Franklin and William G. Bailey Thomas Franklin and Polly Coleman Burrell W. Franklin and Martha Tunstill Bryant P. Franklin and Elizabeth D. Wood Book 4 9 7 8 13 Page 159A 212 313 193 349

Wills and Estates of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853

Date 1836 Will of William Franklin Name Book 11 Page 140

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Devisees and Heirs of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1865

Date 1836 1861 Name Bryant, Burwell W., Elijah B., John W.R.,Peter F., and Thomas J. Franklin, heirs of William Franklin. Elizabeth I. Franklin, heir of Mildred Wood Book 11 14 Page 140 115

Grantee Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900

Date 1751-10-08 1753-03-06 1754-04-02 1755-06-03 1764-10-11 1768-05-12 1800-01-09 1809-11-09 1809-11-09 1810-09-13 1837-10-09 1847-10-11 Name Edmund Franklin, Jr. from Lewis Franklin Edmund Franklin, Jr. from Edmund Franklin, Sr.- Gift. James Franklin from Thomas Dougherty Owin Franklin from Michael C. Young Hugh Franklin from Benjamin Hatchett Benjamin Franklin from Sarah & William Green William Franklin from Dennis & Rebecca Waddill William Franklin from John & Wyllie Bruce William Franklin from Keziah Womack William Franklin from Charles and Mary Byasee John W.R. and Peter F. Franklin from Elizabeth Ann, Elizabeth A., Joel and Nancy Pewett Bryant P. Franklin from William H. Eubank Book 3 3 3 4 8 11 18 22 22 22 31 34 Page 457 219 457 96 372 182 153A 61 60A 102 23 296

Grantor Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900

Date 1751-10-01 1752-01-07 1752-07-07 1752-09-01 1753-03-06 1754-06-04 Name Lewis Franklin to Edmund Franklin, Jr. Owen Franklin to Joseph Billops James Franklin to William Fuqua James Franklin to William Fuqua Edmund Franklin, Sr. to Edmund Franklin, Jr. James Franklin to William Watkins Book 2 2 3 3 3 3 Page 277 406 26 63 219 509

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Date 1759-04-03 1764-04-12 1783-10-09 1810-05-10 1815-08-17 1822-05-22 1836-04-11 1843-10-09 1848-07-10 1850-10-04 1853-01-10 1853-04-11 1853-04-11

Name James Franklin to William Chamberlain James Franklin to John Robertson Benjamin & Martha Franklin to Edward Ragsdale William & Edith Franklin to Archibald Mann William Franklin to Gillie M. Bacon William & Edith Franklin to Hugh Wallace, Jr. William Franklin, dec'd, to Crymes and Gee Hariot R., William, Peter F. and Rebecca Franklin to George L. Bayne William R. Franklin to Littleberry Tunstill John T. Franklin to Littleberry Tunstill Edward H. Franklin to Littleberry Tunstill Bryant P. & Elizabeth D. Franklin to Green A.Wood Bryant P. & Elizabeth D. Franklin to Green A. Wood

Book 5 9 13 22 23 25 30 33 34 35 35 35 35

Page 360 450 549 83A 396 405 404 199A 405 85 357 372 371

Marriages of Charlotte County, Virginia

Date 1792-05-07 1792-07-28 1794-12-25 1803-06-09 Name Joseph Franklin and Susanna Mullins. Surety Wm. A. Sublett. Joyce Franklin and Himias [sp?] Spencer. John Franklin and Polly Davenport. Edmund Franklin and Elizabeth Cook, daughter of Thomas Cook, who is surety. Page 186 2 212

Marriages of Campbell County, Virginia

Date 1805-09-27 Name Catherine Franklin and William Wilkerson. Consent by Edmond Franklin, grandfather of the bride.

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Marriages of Prince Edward County, Virginia

Date 1792-10-17 1794-10-02 1795-11-20 1796-01-18 1796-03-29 1805-03-15 1805-09-16 Name William Franklin and Milly Jackson, daughter of Thomas Jackson. Robert Franklin and Mary Shackleton, widow of William Shackleton Polly Franklin and James Puckett, daughter of Benjamin Franklin. Elizabeth Franklin and Robert Hill, daughter of Benjamin Franklin. Sally Franklin and John Hurt, daughter of Benjamin Franklin. Betsy Franklin and John Wilkerson, daughter of Benjamin Franklin. Martha Franklin and Johnson McNeal, daughter of Benjamin Franklin.

Marriages of Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1853

Date 1795-11-20 Name James Puckett married Polly Franklin Book 4 Page 159A

Grantee Index to Deeds - Lunenburg County, Virginia 1746-1900

Date 1755-06-03 Name Owin Franklin from Michael C. Young Book 4 Page 96

All families searched. jwe. This family data was researched, assembled, collated and typed by Dr. Joseph W. Evans, 6676 Olde Stage Road, Boulder, Colorado 80302 303-443-0050 or 303-443-7011

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Texas Research

Submitted by Ch ( MAJ ) Dan Franklin, 5257 B McNeil South, Ft Bliss, TX 79906

Tax Returns - Erath County, TX

( Erath was established 1856 from Bosque & Coryell Counties )

Original Year 1876 1877 1878 Name No Franklins No Franklins Franklin, J.H. Franklin, T.G. Franklin, F.G. 1879 1880 1881 1882 1883 Franklin, J.H. Franklin, B.M. Franklin, J.H. Franklin, J.H. Franklin, J.H. No Franklins Franklin, S.N. Franklin, W.C. 519 519 W.H. Miller W.H. Miller 22 29 $100 58 525 W.H. Miller 67 $134 Abs # Grantee Acres Value

Marriages - Erath County, Texas

Franklin, Samuel N to Kittie P Clem ( ? ) Franklin, John H to Sarah C Myers Franklin, William C to J.A. Myers 17 May 1878 11 May 1878 22 Jul 1878 B197 B197 B198

Tax Rolls - Grimes County, TX

Established 1846 from Montgomery County. Montgomery County was established 1837 from Washington County. Washington County was established form 1836 Texas Municipality

Year 1846/1853 1854

Surname No Franklins Franklin,

Inits Wm L

Abs #

Grantee

Acres

Value

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Year 1855 1856

Surname Franklin, Franklin, Franklin,

Inits JB WL JB WP WP WL * * * * * *

Abs #

Grantee D B McMahan D B McMahan M McDowell Wm Holland ( ? ) M McDowell * D B McMahan D B McMahan

Acres 288 288 1107 80 1107 80 288 288

Value $ 576 $ 576 830 160 $ 830 160 576 $ 576

1857

Franklin,

WP WP JB WL

1858 1859

Franklin, Franklin,

JB WL WL JB WP

D B McMahan M McDowell 379 45 45 573 41 45 " 41 45 41 45 375 45 40 45 45 41 Zuber, W P McMahan, D B D B McMahan W T Qubery M McDowell D B McMahan " M McDowell D B McMahan M McDowell D B McMahan W P Goober ( ? ) D B McMahan M McDowell D B McMahan D B McMahan M McDowell

288 1107 112 110 188 112 1000 188 38 1000 23 1000 188 112 23 1000 188

$ 576 $ 1100 $ 300 378 $ 376 570 707 $ 378 150 1000 $ 300 1000 375 $ 500

1860 1861

Franklin, Franklin,

LW JB JB LW LW WP

1862

Franklin,

JB WP WP

1864

Franklin,

WP WP JB LW

1865

Franklin,

TH WP WP JB $ 1000 300

1866

Franklin,

H(?) WP WP Acreage in 1860 is unclear

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Year

Surname

Inits JB TH 45

Abs #

Grantee D B McMahan

Acres

Value

1867

Franklin,

TH WP WP JB I 41 45 45 ( Poll Tax ) 45 41 45 ( Poll Tax ) 45 41 45 D B McMahan M McDowell D B McMahans 118 507 73 $500 500 170 D B McMahan M McDowell D B McMahan 188 507 77 $ 300 500 150 M McDowell M McMahan, D B McMahan, D B 500 24 188 $ 750 323 488

1868

Franklin,

JB WP WP B Henry

1869

Franklin,

JB WP WP B TH

1870

Franklin,

TH WP WP JB B Henry 41 45 45 M McDowell D B McMahan " 507 75 188 $1410 150 500

Prec #4

1871 Franklin, Franklin, Franklin, Franklin, Franklin, Charles Jacob J Jos Jacob

Prec #4 Prec #1

Franklin, Houston Franklin, Henry 1872 Franklin, George *Described as East of Navasotto River The following are identified as James Benjamin Franklin and his sons: J.B. Franklin James Benjamin Franklin ( born 15 Aug 1807 SC married Mary G Chapman W.P. Franklin William Plummer Franklin ( born 26 Dec 1836 Rankin County, MS married

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T.H. Franklin B Franklin

Elizabeth McDowell/McDaniel 1 Thomas Harrison Franklin ( born 1839 Rankin County, MS married Matilda Atkins Benjamin F "Bud" Franklin ( born 5 Dec 1846 Rankin County, MS married Rebecca Noble

( Ed note ) According to an article which appeared in a publication entitled The History of Grimes County located in the Huntsville Public Library, Huntsville, TX; James Benjamin Franklin ( born 15 Aug 1807 Columbia, SC, married Mary G Chapman ( born 1816 LA ). He was the son of Thomas B Franklin ( born 1750 ) & Jemima Morris, daughter of Thomas Morris. James & Mary ( Chapman ) Franklin are both buried in Zion Cemetery near Iola, Grimes County, TX. Their children were: ( 1 ) William Plummer ( born 26 Dec 1836 Rankin County, MS died 27 Jan 1907 buried Zion Cemetery in Iola, Grimes County, TX ) married Elizabeth McDowell; ( 2 ) Sarah ( born 20 Oct 1841 died 26 Dec 1910 ) married John McClendon and then Elijah Moore; ( 3 ) Benjamin F ( Bud ) ( born 5 Dec 1846 died June 1907 ) married Rebecca Noble; ( 4 ) Baker ( born 1847 ); ( 5 ) Eliza ( born 22 Jan 1849 died 9 Jan 1871 ) married ?Campbell; ( 6 ) James ( Jeams ) ( born 1853 ) married Lou Ayres; ( 7 ) Jemima ( born 27 Jun 1856 died Oct 1857 ); ( 8 ) Mary Elizabeth ( born 22 Feb 1858 died 13 Oct 1923 ) married Claudie Smith; ( 9 ) Mary Alice ( born 23 Nov 1862 died 29 Jul 1902 ) married John Q Adams. ( Anyone interested in this line can contact me as this family connects to my line & I have a great deal of info that I will be happy to share with you/EFG ) See pg 71 Charter Issue for more on this family.

Tax Rolls - Montgomery County, TX

Year 1888 Name Franklin, Jas Franklin, Robt Franklin, Prince 1889 Franklin, Prince Franklin, Jake Franklin, James Franklin, Robt 1890 Franklin, Prince Franklin, Jake Franklin, James Franklin, Robert 1891 Franklin, Jake Franklin, Prince Franklin, James Franklin, Robert 596 Richard Williams 30 $100 596 596 Richard Williams Richard Williams 30 30 $30 $100 Abs# Grantee Acres Value

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I had McDowell in my records, but the marriage records of Grimes County ( printed in the FFRU, p.50-51 ) gives the last name as McDaniel. ( Note: according to an article appearing in History of Grimes County, William Plummer Franklin married Elizabeth McDowell )

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Year 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899

Name Franklin, Robert Franklin, Jake Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robert Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robert Franklin, Robert Franklin, Paina ( ? ) Franklin, Robt Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robt Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robt Franklin, G.W. Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robt Franklin, J.B. Franklin, J.C.

Abs#

Grantee

Acres

Value

462

Rigby Bell

56

$ 170

596

Richard Williams

57

$ 150

1900

Franklin, Prince Franklin, J.C. Franklin, J.B. Franklin, Jake Franklin, R. Franklin, G.W.

596

R. Williams

40

$ 100

1901

Franklin, Prince Franklin, Jake Franklin, Robert

15

De La Garza

40

$140

1902

Franklin, Robt Franklin, Jake Franklin, Prince 15 15 15 De La Garza De La Garza De La Garza 40 30 15 $140 $100 $50

1903 1904

Franklin, Prince Franklin, Jake Franklin, Prince

Texas Confederate Scrip Grantees2

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Submitted by Elaine F Giddens, Rt 2, Box 212, El Campo, TX. ( From the beginning of the Texas Revolution, The Republic gave land to veterans. Texas promised to those who fought for her 320 acres for 3 months service, and up to 1280 acres for one years service. These were called Bounties. The State of Texas and Republic of Texas from 1835 to 1888 issued 7,469 bounty warrants for 5,354,250 acres of land.3 In July, 1876 Texas gave a pension of $150 a year to surviving indigent veterans and to the Signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence. After the money ran out land was substituted.4 In 1881 there were many indigent Civil War veterans and widows in Texas. Again the state gave land to these in lieu of money. 1280 acre Confederate Scrip certificates were given to disabled surviving veterans and to widows whose husbands were killed or died in the service. No-return means no one surveyed the land given to the grantee ). Franklin, Mrs. Nancy Coleman County 1581 ( 1280 ) Jan 10, 1882 Confed. Scrip Not on index-no return. Franklin, P.B. Collin County 1164 ( 1280 ) Nov 17, 1881 Confed. Scrip no return

Texas 1860 Mortality Schedule5

Designed to enumerate all people who died in the year preceding the taking of the regular United States Census

Name Frankland, Ella P Franklin, Adeson Franklin, Benjamin Franklin, Colones Franklin, Henrietta Franklin, Infant

County Galveston Hardin Dewitt Johnson Red River Parker

Age/Sex 56 F 5M 1M 4 days 55 F none M

Birth/Death b EM died May b TX died Jul b TX died Nov b TX died Oct b SC died Apr b TX died Mar Hives

COD Consumption Infl Brain Bold Hives Pneuralgia Unknown

Texas 1840-49 Census Index6

Name Franklin, James B Franklin, Lucretta Franklin, Nancy E 2. 3. 4. 5. County Harrison Harrison Lamar Year 1845 1845 1841

Thomas Lloyd Miller, Texas Confederate Scrip Grantees C.S.A,1985 p51 Thomas L Miller, Bounty and Donation Land Grants of Texas 1835 to 1888, University of Texas Press, ( Austin, 1967 ) p vii. Ibid. Ronald vern Jackson Mortality Schedule Texas 1860 Accelerated Indexing Systems International, Inc. ( 1979 ) p 23.

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Texas 1890 Special Census of Veterans7

Special Schedules of the Eleventh Census of the United States ( 1890 ) listing Union Veterans and Widows of Union Veterans of the Civil War. National Archives Film Series M123, 118 rolls

Name Franklin, Charity -WFranklin, Joseph J. P. Franklin, Samuel B Franklin, Thomas H Franklin, Thomas -DECFranklin, Thomas B

County Coleman Cameron Clay McLennan Coleman Brown Pct #3 Pct #3

Precinct

Henrietta Pct #3 E.D. 120 Pct #3 Pct #6

1850 Grimes County, TX Census8

#291/313 James Bevney 24 yrs born LA; Emidors ( ? ) 18 yrs born AL; Sarah C 1 yr born TX; William 14 yrs born TX; Taply 12 male born TX; G.W. Franklin 40 yrs born Unknown; Jemima Dikes 67 yrs born GA.

1860 Louisiana Census Index9

Name Franklin, Benjamin Franklin, Charles Franklin, D.C. Franklin, Frank Franklin, G.A. Franklin, Granville Franklin, J Franklin, J Franklin, Jackson Franklin, Jacob Parish Rapides Parish Orleans Parish Catahoula Parish Orleans Parish Ascension Parish De Soto Parish Orleans Parish Lafayette Parish Calcasieu Parish Catahoula Parish Page pg 009 pg 929 pg 522 pg 129 pg 082 pg 876 pg 609 pg 768 pg 231 pg 510 Orleans Castor Springs New Orleans Dona Mansfield New Orleans Vermillion Beckworth Rosefield City Alexanderia

6. 7. 8.

Ronald Vern Jackson Texas 1840-49 Vol 1, Accelerated Indexing Systems International, Inc. 1981 p.22 Ronald Vern Jackson Texas 1890 Special Census of Veterans, Accelerated Indexing Systems International, Inc. ( 1987 ) p 42. Dr. John F Schunk, Editor, 1850 U.S. Census Grimes County, TX. S-K Publications ( 1988 ) p764

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Name Franklin, James Franklin, James Franklin, James C Franklin, James W Franklin, John Franklin, John Franklin, John Franklin, John Franklin, L E Franklin, Levi Franklin, Louisa Franklin, Susan Franklin, Thomas Franklin, Thomas Franklin, W G Franklin, Walter

Parish Calcasieu Parish Sabine Parish De Soto Parish Sabine Parish Orleans Parish Calcasieu Parish Rapides Parish Rapides Parish De Soto Parish Rapides Parish Orleans Parish Carroll Parish Calcasieu Parish Sabine Parish Sabine Parish Calcasieu Parish

Page pg 190 pg 317 pg 894 pg 317 pg 995 pg 233 pg 054 pg 212 pg 853 pg 048 pg 310 pg 358 pg 189 pg 317 pg 315 pg 230 Many

City Sugar Town Mansfield Many Algiers Beckworth Alexanderia Alexanderia Mansfield Alexanderia New Orleans Prov Sugar Town Many Many Beckworth

1910 Texas Census

( submitted by Johnnye Carlson, 1024 Ross, LaMarque, TX 77568 ) Let me apologize for my "famous last words" in the charter issue that I would have the rest of the 1910 TX census in this issue. Maybe by the end of this year as I am going much slower than anticipated. Elaine offered to help but she does so much already and I really think no more than four pages, both sides should be devoted to census when there are so many new researchers with new ( at least to us ) materials coming in. NAME OF COUNTY, ED NO., DWELLING NO. ( unless other specified ), HEAD OF FAMILY, b: place of self, father & mother. MEMBERS, RELATIONSHIP & AGE in this order. ANGELINA - ED 2 sheet 7B: Franklin, Willie head 30 LA AL US; Ella wf 27 TX; Roberta dau 7 TX; Benton son 4; Mary dau 2: ANGELINA - ED 3 sheet 9A: Franklin, Charlie head 40 AL AL AL; Nora wf 33 TX; Nell dau 11 TX; Mybrea son 9; Joe son 3; McMullen, Rube b/law 25 TX; Morrell b/law 22: ANGELINA ED 4 sheet 2A: Franklin, John head 55 AL AL AL; Fannie wf 43 TX; Lila dau 18 TX; Lee son 10; Archie dau 5: ANGELINA - ED 7 sheet 5: Franklin, WG boarder 47 wd; ANGELINA - ED 7 sheet 6A: Franklin, John W head 49 MS MS MS; Malisa J wf 48 TX; Geo L son 22 TX; Allie L dau 17; Wm W son 10; Miledge son 10; Lidie dau 11 LA; Dee C son 7 LA; Shannon, Wm K boarder 38 TX; 9. Ronald Vern Jackson Louisiana 1860 Census Index Accelerated Indexing Systems, Inc., 1157 East 1850 South, Bountiful, UT 84010 ( 1981 ) p 169.

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ANGELINA - ED 7 sheet 7: Franklin, David C head 30 TX VA TN; Tinnie O wf 25 TX; Alma E dau 1 11/12 TX; ANGELINA - ED 8 sheet 7A: Franklin, Leonard H head 43 AL AL AL; Sophie wf 33 TX; Charly son 16 TX; Effie dau 2; ANGELINA - ED 8 sheet 14A: OWEN, Sam A head 48 MS AL AL; Feeby wf 46 TX; Franklin, Wesly s/ son 15 TX; Charlie s/s 12; Lillie M s/d 7; Vester, Solmon boarder 45 wd; Mil?? boarder female; ANGELINA - ED 8 sheet 23: Franklin, Fannie head wd 50 AL AL AL; Charlie son 25 TX; BASTROP - ED 3 #318: Deykl, John F head 30 ??; Ada wf 25 TX AR MO; E??? J son 4 TX; Willie Mae dau 1; Franklin, Mary m/law 61 wd MS Ireland Scotland; BASTROP - ED 03 #427: Franklin, Stephen A head 33 TX AL MS; Bula wf 30 TX AL AL; Mary Gladyes dau 9 TX; David W son 5; Wm Gordon son 11/12; Ottis bro 20 TX; BASTROP - ED 10 #91: Franklin, Robt head 34 TX TX TX; Mies son 8 TX; Ervin son 7 TX; Bigum son 6 TX; BAYLOR - ED 15 #77: Franklin, Samuel N head 50 KY KY KY; ????? wf 48 MO OK KY; John W son 26 TX; James C son 20; Bourg??? son 15; Joe son 10; Huckaby, Catherine m/law 71 KY; BAYLOR - ED 15 #78: Franklin, Geo F head 28 AR KS MO; Myrtle wf 20 TX; Wesly son 1 TX; BELL - ED 1 sheet 4A: Franklin, JB head TX VA VA; Mattie wf 29 TX; James W son 4 TX; Oliver C son 1; BELL - ED 4 sheet 15A: Franklin, Benj head 59 VA VA VA; Eula A wf 48 TX GA GA GA; Caswell son 23 TX; Archie son 24; BELL - ED 14 sheet 12 ( Note: sheet numbers jump from 13 to 27 then back to 14 ): Franklin, John head 43 KY KY KY; Mary wf 40 TN; Marshal son 13 TX; Clarence L son 6; E???? E son 4; Hagler, Dora s/d 21 TX; ???? s/d 18; BELL - ED 112 sheet 22B family 301 ( Temple city, faded, hard to follow ): Franklin, ????? 42 head TX TX TX; Annie wife 40 Tx; ???? dau 26 TX; ??? son 24; Arthur son 17; Ella dau 17; ???? son 11; ???? dau 8; BELL - ED 30 sheet 3A: Franklin, Wm P? head 46 TX MS TX; Sarah wf 44 TX; Alvin son 14 TX; Loma dau 10; BLANCO - ED 90 #114: Franklin, Wm E head 33 TX KY PA; Ella wf 29 TX GA GA; Wm C son 4 TX; Ernst son 2; Diddie dau 3/12; Franklin, Wm C father wd 71 KY; BOSQUE - ED 6 #61: Franklin, HJ head 36 TN TN TN; Martha wf 32 TN TN TN; Carrie dau 14; Howard son 12; Rudolph son 11 TX; Estelle dau 5; BOSQUE - ED 14 #64: Franklin, John R head 34 NC NC NC; Frances wf 28 GA; Richard son 6; Mirtle dau 5 GA; Roberta dau 3 TX; Alma dau 3/12 TX; BOSQUE - ED 14 #65: Franklin, Albert head 21 GA NC NC; Martha mother 55 wd NC SC SC; Charlie bro 25; Jesse bro 19 GA; Hefren, ( could be something else ) Martha J g/m 75 wd SC BRAZORIA - 3D 10 #326: McKinnie, John A head 77 TN TN TN; Sarah R wf #2 44 IN IN IN; Ava dau 8 OK; Franklin, Elmer b/law 23 IN; Wm H b/law 55 IN; BRAZORIA - Ward, Art I head 44 IL OH IL; Emily J wf 45 IN OH OH; Franklin, Wm H b/law 54; Elmer b/law 23; ( NOTE: Emily is probably half sister of Sarah, Wm & Elmer; ds one of these were taken on the 14th May, the other on the 17th May; BRAZOS - ED 2 #132: Williams, Emma head wd 52 MS; Franklin, Alexander H father 84 GA; Mary A

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mother 74 GA; BRAZOS - ED 3 #9: Franklin, Benj head 66 KY NC KY; BRAZOS - ED 8 #106: Franklin, James W head 52 MS MS MS; Emily J wf 40 LA LA LA; Maggie C dau 15 TX; Wm Henry son 12; Robt C son 10; Charley C son 5; BRAZOS - ED 9 #10: Franklin, Samuel H head 47 TX MS TX; Rena wf 36 TX MS MS; Marvin B son 20 TX; Corinn dau 15; Gladyes dau 12; Hillie dau 9; Kent son 6; Herman son 4; Mable dau 1; BRAZOS - ED 9 #11: Franklin, B??? A head 21 TX TX TX; Billie wf 19 TX; BRAZOS - ED 9 #12: Franklin, ????? H head 44 TX MS TX: Millie wf 38 TX MS TX; Millie wf 38 TX MS TX; Ellen E dau 18 TX; Rocky dau 14; Fannie dau 13; Mary dau 11; Wm J son 9; ???? son 6, ???? son 4; Milton son 4/12; Bell, Alma boarder 24 TX. BROWN - ED 94 #110: Franklin, H.H., single TN US TN; under occupation is listed Mgr. of Show company; 14 names above and below HH; Note on bottom of this list says: "Couldn't find out anything about these people except they are with the show. The mgr doesn't know all of their names himself." BROWN - ED 96 #02: Franklin, Wm P head 39 TN TN TN; Winnie wf 38 TN; Geo A son 20 TN; Jefferson E 18 TN; Anthony, Geo boarder 28; BROWN - ED 102 #103: Franklin, Geo W head 58 IN VA VA; Mollie wf 49 TX VA VA; Myrtle dau 21 TX; James A 20; Roger ? son 17; BROWN - ED 102 #110: Franklin, J. Wm head 40 TX ENG ENG; Clara wf 37 TX TN TX; Ruby dau 15 TX; Iris son 13, Bonnie dau 9; Vada dau 7; Nathaniel son 1; BROWN - ED 102 #111: Franklin, Sledge head 24 TX ENG MO: Cleo wf 20 AR: Raymond son TX: BROWN - ED 107 #57: Franklin, Joel N head 36 TX GA LA; Blanche wf 30 TX US GA; Zella L dau 12 TX, Stella J dau 9; Dot dau 6; Cubley son 3; Ruth dau 2/12; BROWN - ED 107 #183: Franklin, Millard head 21 TX GA LA; Addie wf 22 TX LA US; Velma dau 3 TX, Ralph son 1 6/12; BURLESON - ED 15 #166: Franklin, Thomas head 55 AL UKN UKN; Emma wf 52 TX LA LA; Thomas son 16 TX; Edna dau 13; Bamma 11; BURLESON - ED 15 #158: Franklin, Robt head 29 TX AL UNK; Mollie wf 27 TX; Fritz s/s 11 TX; Glaydes s/dau 9; BURNET - ED 115 #16: Franklin, Malory head TX KY MO; Annie wf 44 ID PA OH; Thomas son 18 TX; Inez dau 13; Malory son 11; Winnie dau 8; Kennady, Arbney neph 17 TX MO TX; Earl neph 16, Paul neph 14; BURNET - ED 115 #11: Franklin, Owen head 24 TX TX TX; CALLAHAN - ED 9 #224: Franklin, Moses head 51 TX AL TX; Kate wf 53 KY VA KY; Willie son 23 TX; Inez dau 22; Bessie dau 21; Lora dau 16; CALLAHAN - ED 15 #150: Franklin, James E head 36 TX LA LA; Alior V wf 34 MS AL AL; Wm E son 13 TX; Lernor L son 12; Addie B dau 9; Otis M son 6; Callie G dau 4; Elberta dau 2: COLLIN - ED 19 #226: Franklin, LE head 62 wd TN NC NC; Joseph A son 34 TN; COLLIN - ED 22 #233: Franklin, Sallie head 38 wd MO KY KY; ??? son 14 TX; ??? dau 11 TX; Mary dau 8 OK; COLLIN - 3E 24 #2: Franklin, AJ head 28 TN TN TN; Sarah E wf 23 TN; Willie son 7 TX; Ida dau 5; COLLIN - ED 24 #283: Franklin, Robt head 40 KY TN KY; Hattie wf 39 TN; Haises day 13 TX; Howard son 9; Odell son 2:

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COLLIN - ED 28 #200: Franklin, Olin head 18 KY KY KY; May A wf 18 AR LA AR; COLLIN - ED 30 #04: Franklin, Joseph A head 54 TX AL AL; Nancy wf #2 48 MS; Emma dau 20 TX; Marion R son 19 TX; Octavia R dau 17; Margaret M dau 14; Olie dau 13; John W son 11; Mary E dau 8; Ada dau 7; Willie son 3; COLLIN - ED 30 #25: Franklin, Carrol head 50 AL AL AL; Martha wf 49 GA NC NC; COLLIN - ED 07 #06: Franklin, James L head 56 KY; Effie wf 46 TX; Opal dau 23 TX; Leuna dau 19; Lottie dau 17; Thomas W son 14; Juluis G son 8 TX; COLLIN - ED 09 #10: Franklin, Henry head 34 TN; Hattie wf 30 TN; COLLIN - ED 08 #5: Coleman, Unetta head ( female ) 59 TX AR MO; Franklin, Weedin s/law 28 TX; Mary J dau 27 TX; Jack C g/son TX; Al C g/son TX; COLLIN - ED 1 sheet 13: Franklin, Pastor B head 68 AR TN AR; AKIN, Jane servant 60 KY; Joseph servant 27 KY; COLLIN - ED 1 sheet 7: Franklin, Lorenzo D head 41 TX TN USA; Lula M wf 34 TX; Alma dau 12 TX; Neely, Charley E cousin 24 TX; COLLIN - ED 1 sheet 16: Franklin, LIGE B head 43 TN TN TN; Jessie M dau 18 Tn; Maggie dau 16; Ula C son 13; Robertson, John S s/father 71; Rebecca A mother 80 TN NC NC; COLLIN - ED 2 sheet 5: Franklin, J? head 25 TN TN TN; Leora wf 18 TX TN TN; Myrtle dau 3 TX; Mary M dau TX; COLLIN - ED 2 sheet 9: Franklin, WM head 49 TN TN TN; Nancy wf 60 TN TN TN; Wm son 26 TN; COLLIN - ED 4 - #28: Akins, Wm head 63 GA GA GA; Della wf 35 TN; Franklin, Bethel F s/son 15 TN; COLLIN - ED 5 #14: Crump, James B head 62 AR VA VA; Jane F wg 61 TN TN TN; Maria dau 23 TN AR TN; Sarah g/dau 13 TX KY MN; COLLIN - ED 6 #7: Franklin, HE head 43 KY TN KY; Susie wf 33 TN; Ludie dau 11 TX; Ballard son 9;Grace dau 7; Allen son 5; "no name" 2; Franklin, RT father 78 TN; COLLIN - ED 7 sheet 3: Hughes, Geo B head 47 TN TN TN; May wf 27 TX; Geo H son 2 TX; Franklin, Anvohine mother 72 TN TN TN: COLEMAN - ED 134 pg 14: Franklin, Tom B head 62 LA UNK UNK; Nancy J wf 56 LA; Vida J dau 15 TX; LAMAR - ED 86 sheet 14A: Franklin, LL head 35 KY TN KY; Ola wf 35 TX; Leola dau 8 TX; Litish dau 6; Elmer son 4; Ruby dau 3; LAMAR - ED 91 sheet 2B: Franklin, Albert N head 30 MO MO MO; Arglee A wf 27 Iowa; Nette E dau 8 TX; Elbert Y son 6; Nelma dau 5; Katy Floy dau 2; Aletha R dau 4/12; Swift, Nancy J m/law 66 KY; LAMAR - ED 99 sheet 24A: Wright, Eli head 29 AR TN AR; Ella wf 24 TX; Frances dau 3 TX; Franklin, Ida s/law 32 TX; LAMB - ED 158 sheet 2A: Franklin, John 48 KS IL KS; Stella wf 36 AR; John B son 9 OK; Edgar E son 8 OK; LAMPASAS - ED 167 sheet 7B: Franklin, Louisa D head wd 63 MO TN VA; LAVACA - ED 134 sheet 22B: Franklin, Albert head 42 TX TN TN; Clara wf 36 TX GERMANY GERMANY; Guss son 17; Gaylor son 13; LEE - ED 50 sheet 10B: Franklin, John B head 36 AR AR AR; Addie L wf 34 TX; Vivian D dau 1 TX; LIBERTY - ED 84 sheet 2B: Franklin, Ernest F head 37 MN NY NY; LIBERTY - ED 84 sheet 5B: Franklin, Wm T head 43 NC NC NC; Nettie ? wf 30 AR; Arvist son 11 AR;

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Bertie dau 6; Wm E son 3; Olle S dau 1/12; Foster, Anna s/d 16; Ethel s/d 12; Lucy M s/d 8; LUBBOCK - ED 155 sheet 1A/B: Franklin, Wm head 52 AR AR AR; Emma wf 43 MS; Ruth dau 13 TX; Sidney Lee son 11; Herbert R son 9; Lillian B dau 6; Ada J dau 2; LEON - ED 126 sheet 24B: Franklin, John T head 24 TX LA TX; Elizabeth wf 22 TX; ??? dau 5 TX; ??? dau 2; Killingham, Aron neph 11/12; LEON - ED 126 sheet 24B: Franklin, Thomas T head 55 LA MS MS; Nancy L wf 48 TX; James A son; LEON - ED 126 sheet 21A: Franklin, John R head 31 TX TX TX; Kaleta wf 29 TX; Jewel dau 11 TX; Homer son 6; Callie dau 1 1/2; UPSHUR - ED 95 sheet 12: Franklin, Wm H head 23 MS MS MS; Monie wf 19 TX; Wm R son 2 TX; infant son 6/12; WILLIAMSON - ED 126 sheet 1: Franklin, TJ head 29 TX; Effie wf 28 TX; R Mande dau 2 TX; Folks, Nellie s/law 19 TX; Ruby s/law 17; Oscar B b/law 8; WILLIAMSON - ED 135 sheet 3B: Franklin, John Sr head 58 ENG; Annie wf 59 ENG; Fred C son 21 TX; Archie R son 18; WILSON - ED 156 sheet 5B: Franklin, Sims K head 49 TX MS MS; Margaret wf 39 LA MS TN; Ramah dau 17 TX; Elbert son 14; Jesse son 12; Thelma dau 10; Allen son 3: WILSON - ED 156 sheet 5A: Franklin, Median head 26 TX TX TX: Letha wf 26 TX; Cyril son 5 TX; Pauline dau 3; Frank son 1; WILSON - ED 156 sheet 7A: Franklin, Jesse head 35 TX MS MS; Annie wf 28 TX; Cyrus C son 3 TX; WILSON - ED 156 sheet 11B: Franklin, James B head TX MS MS: Sallie Mae wf 38 TX; Vera Mae dau 16 TX; Nora L dau 14; Raymond son 12; Lois dau 9; Verna dau 7; Fay dau 3; Bernice dau 1 1/2; WILSON - ED 157 sheet 10B/11A: Doreal, James W ( surname not clear ) head 33 NC NC NC; Janie P wf 36 TX; Gus son 8 TX; Mary L dau 5; Franklin, Norene s/dau 15 TX; Horace s/son 12; WILSON - ED 157 sheet 16A: Wasenich, Delmer 26 TX TX TX; Frankie wf 23 TX; Lillian dau 3 TX; Gladyes dau 2; Lucille dau 1/12; Franklin, Billie g/father 75 MS; WILSON - ED 157 sheet 27: Franklin, Ed W head 22 TX MS MS; Cilia wf 32 TX; Losca dau 5 TX; Mary J mother 70 MS; WILSON - ED 163 sheet 23: Franklin, John head 80 VA Ireland Ireland; Lizzie wf 60 Ireland Ireland Ireland; Charlie son 23 TX; John 21 son TX; ZAVALLA - ED 167 sheet 11B: Franklin, John P head 29 TX TX AL; Louise wf 26 TX; Tommie dau 3 TX; Andrew son 1;

A History of Rankin County, Mississippi10

p 17: "Early settlers of Rankin County, MS - eight of the families were Smiths, seven were Grahams, six Williamses, six Densons, five Joneses, five Franklins, four Steens, four Holcombes, 4 Corleys, and three each with the following surnames: Brown, Byrd, Fussell, Gryce, McIntyre, Miles, Neely, Purvis and Rhode". ( 1830 Census ).

10.

Rankin County Historical Society, Inc. PO Box 841, Brandon, MS 39042, A History of Rankin County, MS Vol I ( 1984 ).

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p 52: "The Corleys and the Franklins were prominent. All five Franklins paid a poll tax, and none of them owned slaves".

p 53: Rankin County Tax Roll - 1828

Franklin, Henry Squires Franklin, Ralph Franklin, Thomas Franklin, Thomas Franklin, William Rasberry, William Purvis, Alexander Purvis, Joseph Purvis, William paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll paid 1 poll

p 56: Rankin County Census - 1830

Franklin, Allen Franklin, Henry Franklin, James Franklin, Ralph Franklin, Wm Rasberry, Wm Purvis, James, Jr. Purvis, James, Sr. Purvis, Joseph ( males ) 2 under 10; 1 20-40 ( females ) 1 under 10; 2 20-40 ( males ) 2 under 10; 2 20-40; 1 40-60 ( females ) 2 under 10; 3 10-20; 1 20-40 ( males ) 1 under 10; 2 20-40 ( females ) 2 under 10; 1 10-20; 1 60 & over ( males ) 4 under 10; 2 20-40 ( females ) 1 20-40 ( males ) 1 under 10; 1 10-20; 1 20-40 ( females ) 4 under 10; 2 10-20; 1 20-40 ( males ) 3 under 10; 1 40-60 ( females ) 1 under 10; 1 10-20; 1 20-40 ( males ) 1 20-40 ( females ) 1 10-20 ( males ) 1 10-20; 1 20-40; 1 60 & over ( females ) 1 10-20; 1 40-60 ( males ) 1 under 10; 1 20-40 ( females ) 3 under 10; 2 10-20; 1 20-40

p 61: Rankin County Census - 1840

Franklin, Allen Purvis, George Purvis, John Purvis, W.H.H. p 68: "System of patrols by beats that was established. Each beat had a captain, each captain five men to assist him in the patrol of his beat. Sherwood Fussell was captain for the Franklin beat. This action of the Franklin, Henry Purvis, James Purvis, Joseph

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Board of Police was dated November 11, 1836." p 186: Catherine Ratliff ( born 27 Sep 1925 ) married Henry Joseph Franklin ( born 5 Dec 1923 ). Catherine Ratliff Collier and her husband H.J. Franklin live in New Orleans, LA. Their children are Catherine Collier Franklin, Lonnie Elaine Franklin. p 196: "Hardy Dear, one of 4 brothers is listed in the Board of Police Minutes, Bk I, as a member of the Board of Police. This notation is on pg 28. Serving with Hardy Deat at this time were Robert G. Crozier, A.M. Stratton and Henry Franklin. Date given is June 3, 1833". p 206: "James Franklin, Daniel Lowery and William Fussell were appointed Feb 7, 1834 to assist in a special election for Judge of Probate Court". p 254: "Llewellen E Russell and his first wife, Alice Franklin, had 9 children. William Sumpter ( born 9 Aug 1849-d 22 Jan 1871 ) buried at Cato Cemetery; Oliver Franklin ( born 22 Nov 1850-d 19 Sep 1869 ) died unmarried. Buried at Cato Cemetery; Sarah Victoria ( born 21 Mar 1852-d 13 Sep 1853 ) buried Cato Cemetery; Virgil ( born 26 Jul 1854-d 25 Jan 1905 ) married Elinor Everett; Victor Hugo ( born 18 Jan 1856d 16 Jan 1940 ) married Susan Laura Jones; Flavius Josephus ( born 24 Feb 1858-d 19 Mar 1885 ) married Jennie Stubbs; Mary Laula ( born 26 Oct 1860-d Sep 1885 ) married Albert Allen; Pocahontas ( born 8 Jun 1863-d 5 Jul 1953 ) married Silas L Jones. Both buried at Prospect Cemetery; Alice ( born 6 May 1865-d 5 Oct 1928 ) married Francis Everett". ( Alice Franklin is believed to have been the younger daughter of Henry Franklin listed above. Allen, Henry, James, Ralph & William are believed to be brothers - the sons of Thomas B Franklin & Jemima Morris Franklin ).

North & South Carolina Marriage Records from the earliest Colonial Days to the Civil War11

"History was dealt sparingly with the early settlements in the Carolinas. The first settlement in what is now North Carolina was in the County named Albemarle, which was divided in the three precincts of Carteret, Berkeley and Shaftesbury. Here were among the first English settlements made in America. In 1663 a land patent and grant was made to Lord Clarendon by Charles the Second of England. Nine years later Charleston was founded and about this time a more ample charter was obtained and the government passed into the hands of the proprietors. This Proprietary Government continued for about 50 years. In 1728 Carolina which at this period meant the North and South sections combined, contained three counties, Albemarle, Bath and Clarendon. Albemarle was divided into the precincts of Currituck, Pasquetank, Perquimans, Chowan, Bertie, and Tyrrell. In Bath County there were four precincts, Beaufort, Hyde, Craven and Carteret. Clarendon had the single precinct of Hanover. At the end of the Proprietary Government these counties and precincts were abolished and became counties of North and South Carolina." Frankland, Thomas and Sarah Rhett, 27 May 1743, Charleston, SC Franklin, Aphriam and Louisa Kirkland, 19 Dec 1838, Edgefield District, SC Franklin, Benjamin and Elizabeth Harper Bobo, 28 Jul 1839, Union District, SC Franklin, Margaret and William Rowan, 6 Apr 1809, Mecklenburg County, NC Franklin, Margaret and Joseph Read, 12 Mar 1811, Mecklenburg County, NC Franklin, Nancy and George Sharpton, 10 Jan 1833, Edgefield District, SC

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William Montgomery Clemens North & South Carolina Marriage Records Genealogical Publishing County, Inc. ( 1987 ) pp 95, 96.

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1820 Chester District Census12

Edmund Franklin Ben Franklin John Franklin Hannah Franklin ( males ) 1 under 10; 1 26-45 ( females ) 2 under 10; 1 45 & over ( males ) 1 under 10; 1 10-16; 1 18-26; 1 26-45 ( females ) 1 under 10; 1 16-26 ( males ) 1 26-45 ( females ) 1 16-26; 1 26-45 ( males ) 2 10-16 ( females ) 1 under 10; 1 10-16; 1 45 & over

Chester County Marriages 1778-1879 Implied in Chester County, South Carolina Probate & Equity Records 13

Page p 93 p 192 Woman Prissy Franklin Prescilla Franklin Sarah ( Sally ) Franklin Man James Huey, Junr ____ Hughes Nathaniel ( Matthew? ) Apt 19 Pack 299 Frames 110 Lived 1821 Bill #65C Frames 082 lived 1830 Bill #65A frames 004, 007, 009, 010 lived 1830 ( widow of Newton Franklin Crawley ( Corley )

Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants in South Carolina14

( Originals can be found at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, SC )

Franklin, Esham Franklin, Isam

2 Jul 1792 3 Jun 1793

128 Acres Camden District on Waters of Sandy River 53 1/2 Acres Pinckney District on Waters of Sandy River

12. 13.

14.

Faye Berry The 1820 Census Chester District South Carolina, PO Box 4038, Spartanburg, SC ( 1985 ). Barbara R. Langdon & Shirley P. Langdon Chester County Marriages 1778-1879 Implied in Chester County, SC Langdon & Langdon Genealogical Research, PO Box 633, Columbia, SC 29202 ( 1985 ). Tony Draine & John Skinner Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants in South Carolina Congaree Publications, PO Box 11874, Columbia, SC 29211.

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Native American Research

Copied from Clayton Library, Houston, TX Nov 1, 1991 by Elaine Franklin Giddens

Enrollment Cards for the Five Civilized Tribes ( 1898-1914 ) Roll M1186 Name Franklin, Alexander B Franklin, Jesse M Franklin, John Franklin, John B Franklin, Edgar E Franklin, William Franklin, Francis M Franklin, Willie K Franklin, Fred Franklin, Bettie L Franklin, John Franklin, Francis Franklin, Martin L Franklin, George W Franklin, George W, Jr. Franklin, Jesse M Franklin, Basil W Franklin, Dora M Dawes Roll # 16961 16962 16963 16964 16965 21963 23934 23935 23936 23937 23938 23939 23940 31911 31912 31914 31915 31916

Cherokee Roll Indians by Blood

Dawes Roll Number 16961 16962 16963 16964 16965 21963 23934 23936 23937 Name Franklin, Alexander B Franklin, Jessie M Franklin, John Franklin, John B Franklin, Edgar E Franklin, William Franklin, Francis M Franklin, Fred Franklin, Bettie L Age 35 03 41 02 01 34 42 16 12 Sex M F M M M M M M F Blood 1/4 1/8 1/4 1/8 1/8 1/4 1/4 1/8 1/8 Census Card # 7126 7126 7127 7127 7127 9775 3330 3330 3330

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Dawes Roll Number 23938 23939 23940 31911 31912 31913 31914 31915 31916

Name Franklin, John Franklin, Francis Franklin, Martin L Franklin, George W Franklin, George W, Jr. Martin, Hattie M Franklin, Jessie M Franklin, Basil W Franklin, Dora M

Age 11 07 02 66 22 21 14 08 24

Sex M M M M M F F M F

Blood 1/8 1/8 1/8 A.W. A.W. A.W. A.W. A.W. A.W.

Census Card # 3330 3330 3330 10779 10779 10079 10779 10779 10780

Guion Miller Roll

Contents of Microcopy M685

Roll # 1

Description General Index to Eastern Cherokee Applications, Volumes 1 and 2 Report submitted by Guion Miller, Special Commissioner, May 28, 1909: Volumes Application # 1 and 2 1 - 6000 3 and 4 6001 - 16000 5-7 16001 - 31000 8 - 10 31001 - 45857 Roll of Eastern Cherokee, May 28, 1909, and Report of Exceptions, with supplemental Roll, Jan 5, 1910 Miscellaneous Testimony Taken before Special Commissioners, Feb 1908 - Mar 1909 Vol 1 and 2 Vol 3 and 4 Vol 5 and 6 Vol 7 and 8 Vol 9 and 10 Indexes and Rolls of Eastern Cherokee Indians 1850, 1854 and 1884 and Miscellaneous Notes and Drafts

2 3 4 5 6

7 8 9 10 11 12

As the result of three suits: ( 1 ) The Cherokee Nation v. The United States, General-Jurisdiction Case No. 23199; ( 2 ) The Eastern and Emigrant Cherokees v. The United States, General-Jurisdiction Case No. 23212; and ( 3 ) The Eastern Cherokees v. The United States, General-Jurisdiction Case No. 23214, on 18 May 1905 the court decided in favor of the Eastern Cherokees. In 1906 Special Commissioner, Guion Miller

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was appointed by the U.S. Court of Claims to determine who was eligible for funds under the treaties of 1835-36 and 1845 between the United States and the Eastern Cherokee. Funds in excess of $1 million was appropriated by Congress on 30 Jun 1906. In certifying the eligibility of the Cherokees, Mr. Miller used earlier census lists and rolls that had been made of the Cherokees by Hester, Chapman, Drennen and others between 1835 and 1884. Other enrollment records used by Mr. Miller are among the classified files of the Bureau and are designated as "33931-11-053 Cherokee Nation." He submitted his report and roll on May 28, 1909 and submitted a supplementary report and roll on Jan 5, 1910. Applications may be ordered from the Archives ( NNFJ ), Washington, D.C. 20408 by furnishing them the Application number as listed below.

General Index - Roll #1

If you find a name of interest it is my suggestion that you order the entire application from Archives ( NNFJ ), Washington, DC 20408.

Application Number 3388 39777 1774 34982 19648 3389 37092 8396 14820 2535 19956 19653 37094 5115 19815 38296 21848 34770 6239 11617 38298 19880 19956 6009 21178

Claiment's Name Franklin, Albert Franklin, Amanda Elizabeth Franklin, Anderson G Franklin, Annie Franklin, Ben Franklin, Ben Franklin, Benjamin Franklin, Benjamin C Franklin, Caroline Franklin, Charley D Franklin, Charlie Franklin, Corbet Franklin, Early S W Franklin, Eddie M Franklin, Elizabeth Franklin, Elizabeth East Franklin, Ella Franklin, Ellen Franklin, Emma, Gdn Franklin, Eovie Franklin, Frank Franklin, George Franklin, George, Gdn Franklin, Harrit Franklin, Henry J

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Application Number 8401 35259 44697 4034 10860 22244 17422 6378 6415 44698 3040 3904 6008 13875 44564 44564 8409 3533 38294 28596 36637 55068 ( ? ) 21214 10801 38801 34824 40367 6390 21214 37454 17461 18709 7549 15942 31460 5665 31178

Claiment's Name Franklin, Ida ( McIntire ) Franklin, Irene Franklin, Jackson Franklin, Jacob Franklin, Jacob A Franklin, James B Franklin, James D Franklin, James P Franklin, Jason F Franklin, John Franklin, John B Franklin, John B Franklin, John E Franklin, Joseph B Franklin, John, Gdn Franklin, Columbus Franklin, Juan Wilborn Franklin, Julia Franklin, Larkin Franklin, Laura Elizabeth Franklin, Laurens Franklin, Lemruen ( ? ) G Franklin, Lizzie, Gdn Franklin, Louis M Franklin, Lucinda Franklin, Lucy Franklin, Lucy S Franklin, Luther Franklin, Maggie et al Franklin, Mahaly J Franklin, Margaret Jane Franklin, Marion W Franklin, Mary Franklin, Mary Franklin, Mary P Franklin, May Franklin, Nancy

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Application Number 3384 37453 36157 37093 6384 43501 19642 33123 9566 27135 19647 43178 19647 18862 2249 19816 8287 6391 8403

Claiment's Name Franklin, Norman Franklin, Richard S Franklin, Rosana Franklin, Sylvester Franklin, Tary T Franklin, Thomas Franklin, Violen Franklin, Virginia Braziel Franklin, Wm Benj Franklin, Wm Franklin, Wm Franklin, Wm Franklin, Wm A, Gdn Franklin, Wm A Franklin, Wm E Franklin, Wm Henry Franklin, Wm J Franklin, Wm J, Jr. Franklin, Wm L

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The following is an example of the information extracted from these applications. Your editors plan to review all the rolls for the Franklin Surname and publish in full all information. Inasmuch as the information will be too lengthy to make a part of our Quarterly, we plan to develop a book devoted entirely to this wonderful Genealogical resource. This book will be sold separately at a minimal cost. More details will follow as soon as we are able to determine the number of pages involved and its availability. #1774 Anderson Green Franklin, Dalton, GA Application rejected. Father #315 and claims through same source. #315 Sarah Jane Reece - 4 children, Spring Place, GA R.F.D. 3 - rejected. Applicant claims through father Anderson Green Franklin who was born in SC in 1823 and Gardner Green Applicant's Great-Great Grandfather. Applicant's father is living and has filed application #1774. Neither applicant nor his father nor his grandfather nor great-grandmother were ever enrolled. Although they were living nearby and within the Cherokee County and if recognized as Eastern Cherokees since 1800 or prior thereto, some of them would certainly have been enrolled. They do not establish fact of descent from the Garner Green on the 1835 Roll and even if they did would not be entitled as there are two generations who should have been enrolled in 1835 as they were old enough and were heads of families at that time. ( See application #1774 ) See Report #5145.

#5145 William Franklin Neal, Columbia, MO Rejected. There are on file about 200 applications of persons claiming through Gardner Green and his son, Benjamin Green. The facts in the case gathered from applications, letters, affidavits and testimony taken in field, are as follows: Gardner Green had, according to the testimony of Nancy C Martin, App. #31299, 3 children: Benjamin, W.T. and Letha (

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See Miscel. Test. p. 2129 ), and according to the testimony of William A Green, App. #37820, Gardner Green had 4 children: Benjamin, Isaac, William and Mossie ( Miscel. Test. p. 2130 ). ( Applicants herein claim only through Benjamin ). Benjamin had the following children: John, James, William and Dicey Boyd nee Green. All of Benjamin's children above named and through whom claims herein are made were living in KY and MO many years prior to 1835, and there is evidence also to the effect that Benjamin himself was living in KY as early as 1808 ( Miscel. Test. p. 2128-9 and p. 2125 ). Benjamin Green was born about 1761, making him about 74 or 75 years old in 1835. ( Miscel Test. p. 2130 ). James Green, the son of Benjamin, the son of Gardner, was born in 1788, making him about 47 years old in 1845. ( Miscel. Test. P. 2130 ). James Green went to MO to live in 1831, and his sister, Dicey Boyd, and his brothers went with him ( Miscel. Test. p. 2128 ). It is claimed that no ancestor was enrolled, with the exception of Gardner Green, and it is claimed that he was enrolled in 1835 at Rocky Creek, GA ( Miscel. Test. P. 2130 ). Applicant #31279 states in her testimony that she saw Gardner Green in 1832 or 1833, when he came to see her grandmother, Susie Smith, who was living in Clinton County, KY at that time and who was Gardner Green's sister. At that time, Gardner Green's sons "were off West" somewhere. She states that Gardner Green went from her Grandmother's house in KY "to Fannin County, GA to make treaty". "He never came back". Gardner Green's sons "did not go to GA with him". ( Miscel Test P. 2129 ). Gardner Green possibly lived in GA in 1835. He was a very old man when he died, some say about 115, others at various ages - from 75 years up, and that he died in 1835 or soon thereafter. Some say that he died in ? prior to 1831 ( Miscel Test P. 2125, p2128-29 ). Applicant #3785 states in her testimony that she was born in 1831 in Boone County, MO and that her mother's name was Dicey Boyd ( daughter of Benjamin ) and was born in KY in 1808. She states that Gardner Green died before she was born. She was born in 1831. ( Miscel Test P 2125 ). Applicant #37912 states that she was born in MO in 1835, her father was James Green, that he moved to MO in 1832 or 1833 with his father Benjamin Green and his brothers John and Isaac and his sister Dicey Boyd ( Miscel. Text. p. 2127 ). Applicant #37890, daughter of James Green, was born in KY in 1829 ( see her application ). There is a Gardner Green on the roll of 1835, enrolled at Rocky Creek, GA with 8 others, making a family of 3, 1 male under 18 years, 1 male over 18 years and 1 female over 16 years, all full-bloods. In an affidavit field herein by Nancy C Martin, she states that Gardner Green, her ancestor, was a full-blood. Affidavit filed by William A Green states that his grandfather, Benjamin, received letters from his ( Benjamin's father, Gardner ) who was living in GA. That Benjamin said that he himself was three-fourths Cherokee. That when Gardner Green died, affiant's grandfather, Benjamin, said that Gardner was buried in the family burying ground east somewhere. It seems extremely unlikely that the Gardner Green on the roll of 1835 was the same person who is claimed as the ancestor of applicants herein, as applicants' ancestor was between 95 and 115 years old in 1835, according to the testimony, affidavits, etc., and had a son Benjamin who was 74 or 75 years old in 1835, and grandchildren as old as 47, and a great grand-child born in 1808. The Gardner Green on the 1835 roll, however, as above stated, was enrolled with a male under 18, who was probably his child, although that is only supposition, it being impossible to ascertain from the roll, the relationship of persons in any one family group. Some of the applicants herein in their testimony also state that their ancestor, Gardner Green, died prior to 1835. From the above it appears that Benjamin Green and his sons, John, James and Isaac, and his daughter Dicey Boyd, were living in KY and MO long prior to 1835 -that they had left the Eastern Cherokee tribe, if they ever belonged to it, long prior to the treaty of 1835-6, and if Cherokees at all, should be classed as Old Settlers. Even conceding that the Gardner Green on the roll of 1835 is the same person who is claimed as the ancestor of applicants herein, they would not be entitled, because Benjamin Green and his children who were the ancestors of these applicants, and through whom they claim, were all heads of families in 1835, and if members of the tribe and living in the Cherokee domain at that time, should have appeared on the roll of 1835, and if living as far off as MO and KY, could not have been considered members of the tribe at that time. Benjamin Green

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was, as above shown 74 or 75 years old in 1835. James was about 47, Dicey Boyd was 27, and the two other boys, John and Isaac, although it is impossible to ascertain the exact date of their births, were probably older than Dicey as they were always named before her in applications, affidavits, etc. Dicey Boyd was born in KY in 1808, showing that Benjamin, the son of Gardner, was living in KY as early as that date, which was hundreds of miles from the Eastern Cherokee domain. From KY Benjamin and his sons and daughter and their families moved to MO so that if they ever lived with and were members of the Eastern Cherokee tribe, they left it at least prior to 1808 and never lived or had any connection with it again. Wherefore, in consideration of the premises, the claim of all persons claiming through Gardner Green, Benjamin Green, and the latter's sons and daughters, are hereby rejected. ( Miscel Test p 2122-3-5-6-7-8-9-30 and 2038. See also affidavits and letters filed in the case ). #3040 John B Franklin & 4 children, Wesser, NC Rejected. Cousin #126 and claims through same ancestors. #126 Anna R Cothran & 3 children, Topton, NC Rejected. It does not appear that ancestors were ever enrolled or were parties to the treaties of 1835-36 & 1846. They show no real connection to the Eastern Cherokee. ( Miscel Test. p 1550 ).

#2249 Wm E Franklin & 5 children, Dalton, GA Rejected. Brother of #315 and claims through same source. #3384 Norman Franklin & 2 Children, Atmore, AL Rejected. Creek Case ( See Special Report #1139 ) #1139 John F McGhee , Atmore, AL Rejected. There are several hundred persons who have filed applications for participation in the distribution of the Eastern Cherokee fund, who for the most part, live in the extreme southern section of Alabama and the western section of Florida, who are not Cherokees at all, and most of them do not claim to be Cherokees, but are Creeks. Quite a number of these claims decent from such historic Creek characters as Billy Weatherford, Peggy Bailey, William and Chilly McIntosh and Alexander McGillivray, and most of these applicant's claim only through the Hollinger, McGhee, McIntosh, Meniac, McGillivray, Franklin or Killiam families, which are all of Creek Origin. Some of these are recognized members of the Creek tribe, others while not recognized as members of the creek tribe, claim as descendants of some Creek ancestor. Most of them state in so many words in their applications and in their testimony that they are Creeks, and they file their applications under the impression that descendants of Creek Indians are entitled to share in this fund. This idea was spread in certain sections of the South by some attorneys and claim agents, who were themselves under the impression that Eastern Creeks are entitled to share in this fund. Powers of Attorneys have been received by the Special Commissioner, which provide for the payment to attorneys of a certain percent of any money recovered from these claims of "The Eastern and Emigrant Creeks". There is absolutely no connection between any of these claimants and the Eastern Cherokees and no such connection is claimed by them. They never lived within the Cherokee domain. They were filed under the erroneous opinion that this fund was for Eastern and Emigrant Creeks instead of Cherokees. These cases have all been grouped together and for convenience marked "Creek file." As they are not in any way connected or related to the Eastern Cherokees, and as most of them do not even claim to be so connected and related, of course none of them were ever enrolled with the Eastern Cherokees, nor were any of their ancestors parties to the treaties of 1835-6 and 1846. For particulars see "Creek Testimony" pp 1-12, taken Feb 1908. For the reasons above stated, all of these cases ( in what is marked the "Creek File" ) are rejected.

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Corrections/Suggestions/Soundoff

The following corrections, etc. are necessary to ensure that correct ( as far as we can determine ) info is passed on to you. Sometimes it is impossible to read some records accurately, resulting in others who know the family bringing this to our attention. We sincerely appreciate this. Sometimes it is difficult for us to determine the wording of your info and sometimes we simply miss something in proofing. We hope that you will bear with us and appreciate the necessity of same. Colleen Cook, ( Charter Member #022 ) advises her query ( Charter Issue pg 8 ) should indicate her father's name as Frank Fuller Thompson ( not Franklin F Thompson ). She has not found any info that the Frank could stand for Franklin. She also wishes to emphasize that she is looking for ancestors of Georgia Franklin who married Samuel S Thompson. Charter Issue p 69: Franklin, Hillery Evelyn ( born 20 Feb 1909 ) parents E.M. Franklin & Etta Edwards is listed as female. Please correct to read male. Charter Issue p 69: Correction from Joe McMullen Franklin, Jr. ( Charter Member #057 ) Joel McMullen Franklin should read Joe McMullen Franklin; parents: Charles Alozo Franklin should read Charles Alonzo Franklin. Please make these corrections in your charter issue. Charter Issue p 19: Amherst, Amherst County, VA Deed Book K, pg 300: Indenture made 6 Sep 1805 between heirs of Jeremiah Whitten not Jemimiah.

Out -n- About with Elaine

Johnnye & I attended the 1991 TSGS Annual Conference held in Austin on Nov 16 & 17. If you are not already a member of the Texas State Genealogical Society, Rt 4, Box 56, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 we encourage you to become a member. They publish an excellent quarterly. I felt the following information which was presented by Desmond Walls Allen, Arkansas Research, PO Box 303, Conway, AR 72032 during one of the workshops, might help those of you that might not know of this Research tool, and to perhaps serve as a reminder to those more experienced researchers.

Locating Land Entry Case Files in Public Domain States

Public Domain States: Are all the States except the 13 Original Colonies, Maine, Vermont, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Texas & Hawaii. Kentucky & Tennessee lands were used by Virginia & North Carolina for Bounty Land for military services. Texas was an Independent Republic and came with its land intact as did Hawaii. Therefore, locating Public Domain Land Entry Case files pertains to 30 Public Domain States that were in the jurisdiction of the Federal Government. The Federal Government acquired the land: As the Federal Government acquired lands ( i.e. The Louisiana Purchase ) the first thing the United States had to do was acquire a title. A Survey was needed: The system imported from England to survey the land was ( 1 ) Leaps & Bounds ( also referred to as discriminate surveys. Leaps & Bounds surveys quite often named the neighbors. Since this method was not tied to some larger survey it is difficult to make exact location on the map. Also it is difficult to rebuild the land description. Survey Field notes: were made by the surveyor who went out with their equipment and surveyed the Public Domain Lands. These field notes still exist. If your ancestors lived on the land at that time ( Surveys came after settlement in a lot of places ); your ancestors may be mentioned in survey field notes. All Previous Claims had to be settled: After the survey was made all previous claims to land, including people who where already in the area, had to be settled. Local land offices were set up: The Federal Government established local land offices and sales, to private individuals, began of the land. All the paperwork was sent to Washington. Therefore, these records were not

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destroyed by fires. Land Patents were issued: Land patents were issued to buyers. The documents issued to the buyer stated that the buyer now owned the land and the buyer may or may not have recorded their land patent locally in the County Deed Book. When researching these recorded land patents be sure that you are researching the correct county at the time the patent would have been recorded. Tract Books were large volumes set up and recorded, by land description, transactions involving a particular piece of land. Township plats were diagrams of Public Domain Lands that were divided up showing Rivers or natural features that were on the land. They may also have notes about earlier settlers. Land Entry Case Files consist of Paperwork that was created when our Ancestor bought the land or otherwise acquired the land ( i.e. Homestead ) . In 1862 the Federal Government passed an Act that said "If you will live on the land and fulfill certain requirements about improving of that land, we will give you the land." These files are located in Suitland, Maryland. To obtain the Land Entry Case File: The seven states indexed include: ( pre-1908 ) Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Florida, Louisiana, Nevada & Utah. For these states send: State, full name, county - to National Archives, Washington, DC 20409. Wait for instructions and pay when instructed to do so. For unindexed states send legal description of land to: Bureau of Land Management, 350 S Pickett St., Alexandria, VA 22304. Ask for: land office name, type of file ( cash purchase, Credit or Homestead ) and file number. After you receive a reply then write National Archives, Washington, DC 20409. If you do not have the legal land description ( Section, range & township ) these can be gotten from County deed records, Historical Atlas, Tax Records or Tract Books. Good Luck!

William Carroll Jackson & Samantha Ellen Franklin Jackson

Submitted by Eva R Eason, 2014 16th Ave North, Texas City, TX 77590 Samantha Ellen Franklin ( born 16 Mar 1831 Franklin County, TN died 23 Dec 1889 Muldoon, Fayette County, TX ) married 27 Nov 1847 in Lincoln County, TN ) to William Carroll Jackson ( born 1822 Maury County, TN died 13 Dec 1889 Bethany Community, Muldoon, Fayette County, TX ). Both are buried at Pin Oak Cemetery, Fayette County, TX. The only information we have regarding Samantha Ellen's parents is that her mother's name was Nancy A. Their children: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Sarah C Jackson ( born 1850 TN ) per 1860 TX Census W C Jackson ( born 1851 TN ) per 1860 Census Xantippie Isabella Jackson ( 17 Oct 1853 Fayette County, TX died 22 Sep 1935 ) married Jan 1876 Wm Arnold. Ann Maria Jackson ( born 28 Mar 1855 Fayette County, TX died 21 Oct 1921 ) married Ben F McNatt. John S Jackson ( born 6 Jul 1857 Fayette County, TX died 17 Nov 1871 ) Allen Franklin Jackson ( born 2 Jun 1860 Fayette County, TX died 20 Jan 1900 ) married 1883 to Sarah E Jones. William James Jackson ( born 6 Jan 1862 Fayette County, TX died 8 Aug 1904 ) married 20 Oct 1886 to Margaret Ann Rice. There child: (1) Mary Ruth Jackson ( born 20 Jun 1898 Muldoon, Fayette County, TX died 20 Sep 1982 Cuero, Dewitt County, TX ) married Leonard Cherry. Mary Elizabeth Jackson ( born 5 Jan 1865 Fayette County, TX died 16 Jun 1914 ) married Robert L Jones. Henry N Jackson ( born 25 Feb 1874 Fayette County, TX died 30 Mar 1875 )

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Sources: Texas 1860 & 1870 Census, tombstones, oral family history, marriage & death records - Tennessee. Fayette County Court records.

1850 Lincoln County, Tennessee Census

Note: In the first edition, this entire section was labelled as the 1850 Lincoln County, Texas Census, but the body of the record proves that this should have been Tennessee. In addition, it contains a lot of information which would not have been listed in the census, so the actual source for much of this is unknown. Editor, 2nd Edition p 347 #728/728 Nancy A Franklin 40 w f R.E. 2000 born TN; Jackson 17 m farming born TN; Reuben 16 m farming born TN; Louiza 12 f born TN; Arabella 10 f born TN; Alcy 8 f born TN; Sarah 6 f born TN; John Buchanan 28 m born TN; Mary Buchanan 20 f born TN. Elizabeth C born 1825 wed John T Curtis 1/19/1842 Lincoln County, TN Samantha Ellen born 16 mar 1831 wed Wm. Carroll Jackson 11/27/1847 Lincoln County, TN. and moved to Fayette County, TX 1851/1852. Jackson born 1832 wed Candace ____moved to McMullen County, TX 1870 Reuben Mars born 1833 wed Sarah Fox in Canada and later moved to PA - later to FL 1881 Maria L born 1837 wed Fletcher E.P. Stephenson Lincoln County moved to Ellis - later Brown County, TX 1870. Louiza born 1838 Arabella A born 1840 wed R. U. McEntire 5/17/1860 Lincoln County, TN and moved to PA. Sarah Alcy Nancy A Franklin is listed with Bray family in 1880 Henderson County, TN census. Samantha Ellen Franklin Jackson was my ( Eva Eason ) great grandmother. Nancy A was my great-great grandmother. My grandfather was William Jones Jackson. No knowledge of name of Nancy A's husband, my great-great grandfather. ( Since both Franklin County ( created 1807 ) & Lincoln County ( created 1809 ) were created from Bedford County, TN it may be worth your while to check records in Bedford County, TN. /Ed )

1900 Lake County, Florida Census

Prec 23 p 297A SD2 Dist 74 Sheet 5 Reuben Franklin w m born Sep 1835 66 yrs married 36 yrs born TN Father born TN Mother born TN; Sarah w f born Aug 1840 59 yrs married 36 yrs born TN can not make out parents birth places; Jacob son born May 1878 28 yrs married 5 yrs born TN; Martha E dau-in-law born Jan 1877 28 yrs married 5 yrs born FL; Ivan D grand son born Sep 1880 19 yrs single born TN. Affidavit of Citizenship - George Franklin State of Oklahoma/County of Mayes I George Franklin, after first being duly sworn, do upon my oath state: That my father was named Reuben Mars Franklin and was a Citizen of the United States of America and was born in the month of September, 1833 in Pulaski, Tennessee; and that he was a soldier in the Southern Army during the Civil War in

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the United States from 1861 to 1865, and was taken by the Northern Army as a prisoner; that before the war ended, he escaped the Northern Army and made his way into the Dominion of Canada where he resided and married a Canadian women by the name of Sarah Fox and as a result of this marriage, I was born on July 15, 1877, while my father was residing in the Dominion of Canada. I further swear that my father, Reuben Mars Franklin, did not change his citizenship while in the Dominion of Canada and did not establish any citizenship while residing there and that he returned with my mother to the United States and resided in the State of Florida from the year 1880 until his death and that as a result of this marriage my mother became a citizen of the United States and returned with my father to Florida where she too, died. I further swear that under the laws of the United States as set out in Section 5947 of the United States compiled ____ of 1913 compact Edition ( Title XXV---Citizenship ) which reads as follows: "Children of citizens born abroad--All children heretofore born or hereafter born out of the limits and jurisdiction of the United States whose fathers were or may be at the time of their birth citizens thereof, are declared to be citizens of the United States; but the rights of citizenship shall not descend to children whose fathers never resided in the United States." I further swear that I have resided in the United States of America since I was three years of age and am now an actual bonified [sic] resident of Mayes County, Oklahoma, and that I base my right to citizenship by reason of the above facts; that I registered and was classified for military services under the Selective Service Act of 1917 during the First World War, but was not called for actual service. Further affiant sayeth not. signed: George Franklin Subscribed and sworn to before me this 26 day of December, 1941. Seal: Mattie B Burris ( Brirris ) Notary Public. Commission expires Jan 6, 1948.

Edward T Franklin & Charlotte Dean

( Submitted by Mildred B Ridgway, 5260 Ridgevale Way, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 ) Edward T Franklin ( born 11 Oct 1780 died 20 Sep 1846 Gallatin County, KY ) married 29 Jan 1818 Falmouth, Pendleton County, KY, Zacheus Dean, Bondsman to Charlotte Dean ( born 28 Jul 1793 died 12 Nov 1846 Gallatin County, KY ) daughter of James Dean. Their children: 1. William Thomas Franklin ( born 2 May 1819 Gallatin County, KY died Jan 1901 ) married 1 ) 23 Dec 1840 Gallatin County, KY - recorded book 2 - to Sarah Benham; 2 ) 11 Apr 1853 to Margaret Ramy ( born 20 Sep 1823 died 17 Feb 1889 ) 2. Mary Messic Franklin ( born 24 Jan 1830 Gallatin County, KY died 22 Aug 1866 Kenton County, KY ) married 26 Mar 1851 Kenton County, KY to Elisha Hudson Bird ( born 27 Apr 1828 Campbell County, KY died 21 Nov 1900 Milton, KY ) Their child: (1) George William Bird ( born 4 Jun 1858 Kenton County, KY died 13 Feb 1942 Milton, Trimble County, KY ) married 1883 to Ida Mosser ( born 3 Aug 1864 Allegheny County, PA died 18 Nov 1900 Milton, KY ) Their child: A. Oscar William Bird ( born 24 Nov 1887 Milton, KY died 16 Mar 1968 Madison, IN - resident of Milton, KY ) married 6 Mar 1916 Milton, KY to Nadine Gallagher ( born 6 Mar 1896 Madison, IN died 21 Feb 1926 Milton, KY. Their child: ( A ) Mildred Bird ( born 8 Apr 1919 Milton, KY ) married 16 Nov 1942 in Long Beach, CA to ____ Ridgway. Sources:

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(1) (2) (3)

1820, 1830, 1840 U.S. Censuses - Gallatin County, KY. Edward T & Charlotte ( Dean ) Franklin's marriage recorded - Pendleton County, KY. Edward T Franklin's Tax Records 1818 & 1827 - Gallatin County, KY

(4) Edward Franklin's personal property assessment & sale, 24 Dec 1846 and final settlement Edward Franklin's personal estate 1 Feb 1851 - Gallatin County, KY (5) Elisha Hudson Bird's family bible as follows: ( no mention of address where Bible can now be found )

Marriages

Edward Franklin & Charlotte, his wife, were married Jan 29, 1818 William T Franklin & Sarah, his wife, were married Dec 23, 1840 Elisha H Bird was married to Mary Messic Franklin Mar 26, 1851 William T Franklin & Margaret Ramy were married Apr 11, 1853

Births

Edward T Franklin was born Oct 11, 1780 Charlotte Dean, wife of Edward Franklin was born Jul 28, 1793 William Thomas Franklin, the son of Edward Franklin & his wife Charolotte was born in the year of our Lord May 2, 1819 Mary M Franklin, daughter of aforesaid Edward Franklin was born Jan 24, 1830 Sarah Benham, wife of William T Franklin was born Feb 20, 1816 Margaret Ramey, wife of William T Franklin was born Sep 20, 1823

Deaths

Edward Franklin departed this life Sep 20, 1846 Charlotte Dean, wife of Edward Franklin departed this life Nov 12, 1846 Sally Benham, wife of William T Franklin departed this life Aug 10, 1852 Mary Messic Bird, wife of Elisha Hudson Bird departed this life Aug 22, 1866 Margaret Franklin, wife of William T Franklin departed this life Feb 17, 1889 The personal property of Edward and Charlotte ( Dean ) Franklin was inventoried and sold 24 Dec 1846 ( a very small amount of farming equipment and household items ). However, the initial settlement listed several hundred dollars in notes due Edward for money he had loaned family and friends. I assume that is reason for long time span before final settlement. William Franklin took his sister into his home and finished raising her. William Franklin & Elisha H Bird were carpenters working in Covington, KY according to 1850 US Census for Kenton County, KY. ( Have you checked old newspaper for Gallatin County, KY? Could Edward T have been in War of 1812? Also Legislative Records which can usually be found at University Libraries & some Public Libraries under Government documents might be a good source. If William Franklin & Elisha H Bird were carpenters, how did they acquire their trade? /Ed ).

John Isaac Gracie Franklin - Alice Amanda ( Kelly ) Franklin

Submitted by Claude C Franklin, 2107 Trailwood Circle, Kerrville, TX 78028 John Isaac Gracie Franklin ( born 1827 SC died 1901/02 ) married Alice Amanda Kelly ( born 1829 AL ). Their child: 1. 2. John Franklin ( born 1855 MS ) married 1878 Mary ?. Benjamin Curtis Franklin ( born 7 Jun 1858 died 12 Sep 1902 Envile Poplar Springs, MS ) married 1886 to Sarah Emma Brown ( born 15 Nov 1866 ) Benjamin was a farmer. Their children:

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3. 4. 5. 6. 7.

John Robert Samuel Franklin ( born 23 May 1885 MS died 1969 Tucson, AZ. Laura Vinetta ( Nettie ) Franklin ( born 3 Feb 1888 MS ) William Riley "Bill" Franklin ( born 1 Dec 1889 MS died 1960 CO ) Children: A. Gwendolyn Franklin B. William R Franklin (4) Benjamin Otto Franklin ( born 25 Dec 1891 MS died 30 Jun 1921 ) (5) Chester Milton Franklin ( born 21 Feb 1894 MS ) (6) Charles Roy Franklin ( born 28 Dec 1896 MS died Apr 1974 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, TX ) married 1 Nov 1914 Tupelo, Lee County, MS to Cassie May Gillentine ( born 13 Jul 1899 MS ) daughter of Claud B Gillentine & Mattie Lee ( Payne ) Gillentine. Their children: A. Claude Curtiss Franklin ( born 26 Dec 1924 Ft Worth, Tarrant County, TX ) married 12 Sep 1953 Mt Clemens, Michigan to Nancy Marie ?A. ( James Oliver Franklin ) B. John Horace Franklin C. Benjamin Harv Franklin D. Estelle May Franklin E. Harold Marlin Franklin F. Orville Morris Franklin G. Thomas Milton Franklin (7) Mattie Cleo Franklin ( born 11 May 1899 MS. (8) Myrtle Estelle Franklin ( born 22 Jun 1901 MS. James R Franklin ( born 1862 ) Mary Franklin ( born 1864 ) Edward Franklin ( born 1867 ) Joseph Franklin ( born 1869 ) Martha Franklin ( 1871 )

(1) (2) (3)

1850 Census Pontotoc County, Mississippi

#879 John Franklin 25 Farmer born SC; Allsy Stone 70 born SC; Mary Franklin 60 born SC; Thomas Franklin 21 Farmer born SC.

1850 Census Pontotoc County, Mississippi

#486 Nathan Brown 39 born GA Real Estate value $2700; Martha Brown 31 born GA; Thomas Brown 14 born AL; Martha Brown 11 born MS; James Brown 9 born MS.

1880 Census Union County, Mississippi

Vol 21, ED 203 St 70, Ln 50, Beat 4, #728 John Franklin 53 farmer born sc Father SC mother SC; Samanda Franklin wife 51 keeping house born AL, father born SC mother born SC; Benjamin Franklin son 22 work on farm born MS father born SC mother born AL; James R Franklin son 18 work on farm born MS father born SC mother born AL; Mary Franklin dau 16 work in house born MS father born SC mother born AL; Edward Franklin son 13 work on farm born

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MS father born SC mother born AL; Joseph Franklin son 11 work on farm born MS father born SC mother born AL; Martha Franklin dau 9 born MS father born SC mother born AL.

William J Franklin and Jerusha Rebbeca ( Gentry ) Franklin

Submitted by Patsy J Morris, 1013 Field St., San Marcos, TX 78666 William J Franklin ( born ca 1817 AL ) married Jerusha Rebbeca Gentry ( born ca 1829 AR. His parents were born in VA; her father was born in GA and her mother was born in SC. William & Jerusha lived in or around Montgomery County, AR, Delta County, TX, Rockwell County, TX & Montague County, TX. Their children are: 1. William Gentry Franklin ( born 1857 AR died 1934 TX ) married Emma A Grammer ( born 1867 MS died 1952. Their children are: (1) Levy Franklin ( born 1886 died 1957 ) married Henry Savage. (2) Edith Franklin ( born 1887 died 1952 ) married Robert Kerlin (3) William Franklin ( born 1890 died 1964 ) married Fannie Sluder (4) Grady Franklin ( born 1893 died 1956 ) married 1 ) Pat Campbell; 2 ) Bess ?. (5) Ruth Franklin ( born 1896 died 1954 ) married Ralph Childress. (6) Sid Franklin ( born 1898 died 1966 ) married Maggie Cooper (7) Herb Franklin ( born 1901 died 1969 ) married Eula Rogers (8) Bonnie Franklin ( born 1903 ) married Jim Sluder. (9) Ada Franklin ( born 1907 ) married Rufus Lee Roy Smith. Sally Franklin ( born 1861 ) James Franklin ( born 1864 ) Rosie Franklin ( born 1866 ) Benjamin Franklin Bannie Franklin Ethel Franklin

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Eason Franklin and Levenia ( Forrester ) Franklin

( Submitted by Rex Franklin, Box 117, Vergennes, IL 62994 ) Eason Franklin ( born 20 Oct 1772 probably in VA buried McElvain Cemetery in Perry County, IN ) married 17 May 1848 to Levenia Forrester ( born 27 Dec 1787 - 1868 ) Eason was in the war of 1812. Their child: 1. John S Franklin ( born ca 1809 TN died 25 Apr 1866 Perry County, ILL ) married 19 Nov 1838 McMinn County, TN to Martha Amelia Britton/Buttrem ( born 1811/1820 died bef 1860 census time ) John S was in the 1860 Jackson County, IL census as being born in TN. Their child: ( 1 ) Robert Britton Franklin ( born 3 Sep 1858 Raddle, Jackson County, IL died 15Mar 1922 Vergennes, Jackson County, IL ) married 14 Jul 1881 to Henrietta A Reynolds ( born 12 Jul 1864 Perry County, IL ) Their child: A. Elza Franklin ( born 1886 Vergennes, Jackson County, IL ) married Louisa Rath ( born 19 Jan 1889 Vergennes, Jackson County, IL ) daughter of Phillip Von Rath & Anna ( Schontz ) Rath. Their child: ( A ) Rex Edward Franklin ( born 29 Jan 1917 Vergennes, Jackson County, IL )

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Jonathan Franklin and Sarah ( Smith ) Franklin

( Mary Jo Crone, 125 Blake Hill Rd., East Aurora, NY 14052 ) Jonathan Franklin married 1687 Hingham, MA to Sarah Smith. Their children: 1. 2. John Franklin Jonathan Franklin married 3 Dec 1718 Killingsworth, Middlesex, CT to Esther Parmalee. Their children: (1) John Franklin (2) Jonathan Franklin (3) Samuel Franklin (4) Ester Franklin married ___ Ward. (5) Lydia Franklin ( born 5 Mar 1739 Killingworth, Middlesex County, CT died 3 Feb 1801 Killingworth, Middlesex, CT ) married 1 ) to Sylvanus Meigs; 2 ) 2 May 1754 to David Blatchley, Jr. Children: A. Lucy Blatchley B. Stephen Blatchley C. Adah Blatchley D. Daniel Blatchley ( born 9 Oct 1760 Killingworth, Middlesex, CT died 27 Apr 1854 ) married 27 Jan 1780 to Rebina Stevens 2 ) 19 Apr 1795 to Elizabeth Hubbard. Children: ( A ) Zada Blatchley ( B ) Pardee Blatchley ( C ) Polly Blatchley ( D ) Stephen Blatchley (E) Daniel Blatchley, Jr. (F) Rebina Blatchley ( G ) Betsey Goodrich Blatchley married Burr ( H ) David Blatchley ( born 19 Apr 1799 Broome County, NY -d 2 Jan 1892 Concord, Erie, PA ) married 4 Sep 1825 Colesville, Broome County, NY to Phebe Edson.

Priscilla Franklin and Benjamin Hancock

Submitted by Elaine Thibodeau Daum, 110 Crescent Rd., Corte Madera, CA 94925. Says she has quite a bit of info on the Hancock & Campbell lines and would be happy to share same. Priscilla Franklin ( born 10 Jan 1760 died 20 Sep 1834 Muhlenburg, KY buried Hancock Cemetery ) married 5 Apr 1790 Albemarle, VA to Benjamin Hancock ( born 25 Oct 1758 VA died 5 Oct 1827 Muhlenburg, KY buried Hancock Cemetery ). Sources: CFI ( LDS ) #7023619; 7223105; Albemarle County, VA Marriage Bonds 1780-1868 #722310594; Benjamin Hancock Bible gives marriage date as 14 Apr 1790. Their children: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Nancy S Hancock ( born 25 Apr 1791 died 9 Oct 1862 KY ) John R Hancock ( born 22 Sep 1792 ) William W Hancock, Sr. ( born 31 May 1794 Muhlenberg, KY died 1864 ) married 1 ) Delila Baker; 2 ) Margaret M Rice. Mary B Hancock ( born 2 Dec 1795 Muhlenberg, KY died 5 Dec 1798 Muhlenberg, KY ) Stephen M Hancock ( born 26 Jul 1799 Muhlenberg, KY died Oct 1799 Muhlenberg, KY )

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Agnes R Hancock ( born 6 Sep 1800 Muhlenberg, KY died 30 Nov 1846 San Jose, Santa Clara, CA ) married 24 Sep 1822 Muhlenberg, KY to William Campbell. James Birke Hancock ( born 10 Apr 1805 Muhlenberg, KY died 29 Jan 1859 Muhlenberg, KY ) married 1 ) 4 Apr 1833 Susannah W Martin; 2 ) 28 May 1840 to Mahala Grace Craig; 3 ) 11 Feb 1849 to Mathursa Ann Welborn; #4 14 Feb 1854 to Sarah O Weir.

William B Franklin and Elizabeth ( Flenniken ) Franklin

Submitted by Marilyn Childress, 3536 Blow Dr SW, Knoxville, TN 37920-2802 William B Franklin ( born 3 Feb 1812 VA died 24 Oct 1896 Knoxville, Knox County, TN buried Mt Olive Cem, Knox County, TN ) married 14 Jan 1834 Knoxville, TN to Elizabeth Flenniken ( born 1 Jan 1816 Knoxville, Knox County, TN died 7 Jul 1902 Knoxville, Knox County, TN buried Mt Olive Cem, Knox County, TN ) daughter of John Flenniken, Sr. & Sarah ( Cottrell ) Flanniken. Sources: Family records, Knox County, TN Marriage records, Newspaper Obituaries. Their children ( all born Knoxville, Knox County, TN: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. James Harvy Franklin ( born 28 Oct 1835 died 27 Apr 1865 ) married 6 Aug 1856 to Nancy J Rhea. Sarah Ann Franklin ( born 10 Sep 1837 ) married 17 Sep 1868 to John A Harmon. William Perry Franklin ( born 24 Jan 1839 died 30 May 1920 ) married 16 Jan 1868 to Lucy M Massey. John Flenniken Franklin ( born 5 Dec 1840 ) married 28 Jan 1869 to Margaret E May. Samuel Wallace Franklin ( born 26 Oct 1841 died 11 Aug 1843 ) Madison Montgomery Franklin ( born 16 Aug 1844 died 26 Oct 1921 ) married 9 Jan 1868 to C I Josephine Duncan. Children: (1) William Perry Franklin ( died 14 Mar 1957 ) married Fannie Clark ( died 16 Aug 1957 ) (2) Charles Wesley Franklin ( died 19 Oct 1938 ) (3) Columbus Dearmond Franklin ( died 9 Nov 1957 ) Mary Elizabeth Franklin ( born 16 Aug 1844 died 10 Aug 1848 ) Rebecca Jane Franklin ( born 1 Aug 1846 ) married 27 Mar 1873 to Isaac T Sliger. Buenavista Franklin ( born 27 Jan 1848 ) married 7 Jan 1875 to George N Sliger. Margaret Isabella Franklin ( born 17 Jun 1851 died 1 Oct 1937 ) married 10 Aug 1879 to Jerome B Hendricks. Lavinia Adeline Franklin ( born 7 Nov 1853 died 18 Feb 1939 ) married 1 Feb 1873 to B F Wilkerson. Louis C Franklin ( born 17 Jan 1859 died 10 Jan 1860 )

7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

The Covington Expositor, Covington County, Alabama 06 May 1899 pg 4

( Submitted by Lisa Franklin Carmichael, Rt 2, Box 273A, Tallassee, AL 36078-9802 ) Local news: News reaches this office of the death of Mrs. Eliza Franklin, an estimable old lady, of Loango which occurred on Wednesday morning of this week. She was sixty years of age.

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Index to Alabama Wills 1808-1870

Name Franklin, Thomas Franklin, Abraham Franklin, John County Jeff Madi Madi Book OCR ( 1824-31 ) PR3 ( 1823-26 ) PR3 ( 1823-26 ) Page 154 366 304

Index to South Carolina Wills

Name Franklin, James Franklin, Lawrence Franklin, Mathew Franklin, Nancy Franklin, Susanna Franklin, Thomas County Aby Smt Lrn Chs Ker Chs Book 2 2 1 3 2 1 Pg 223 2 75 110 21 12

Index to Wills of Charleston County, South Carolina 1671-1868

Name Francklyn, John County Charleston Book Vol 3 ( 1732-37 ) Pg 133

Records of Washington County, Georgia: Headrights & Bounty Grants

by Delwin

Franklin, George Franklin, Philimon Franklin, Samuel O Franklin, William

1797 1789 1851 1785

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Passports Issued by Governors of Georgia 1785-1809

By Bryan P45: Entry P142 - Thursday 9th Apr 1807. On the application of Major Abner Franklin Ordered That a passport through the creek nation be prepared for Major Abner Franklin - which was presented and signed; p88-entry p212 - Wed 13 Nov 1811 On application Ordered that passports be prepared for the following persons to travel through the Indian Nation to the Western County, viz, One for ( Misters ) Thaddeus Brown, Isham Brown, Samuel Brown with 2 negroes, and John Brown w/ 6 negroes, all from the County of Washington in this State. One for ( Misters ) Thomas Franklin, and Thomas Barlow, the former with his mother 4 brothers & 5 sisters, all from Richland County, SC. One for ( Misters ) Benjamin Youngblood and John Pollock, the former w/his wife & 7 children and 5 negroes, all from the County of Laurens in this State. Which were severally presented & signed.

Covington County, Alabama Marriages

Enoch Franklin to Minnie Lee Clayton 6 Sep 1899 Millie ( Nellie, Nillie ) Franklin to Sam McCaniels Feb 1900 Frank Franklin to Stella Jackson 4 Nov 1904 Green Franklin to Ida Kimble 3 May 1904.

Article from Mobile, Alabama Newspaper, "Family Tree Section", 1991

"One J.B.J. of Enterprise, AL ( no address given - contact Mobile, AL Gen Soc ) searching for data on Joel Martin Franklin & wife Lillie E Hand. Joel Martin, the son of Wiley B & Sarah "Sallie" ( Lee ) Franklin".

Dallas County, Alabama Wills p 40 of Abner Franklin

Naming children: Alfred, Fanny, David, Polly, Jep & Eliza; signed 13 Jan 1826.

1816 Clarke County, Mississippi Territory census

Henry Franklin, Sr. William Franklin

1820 Conecuh County, Alabama census

Moses Franklin, Head

1820 Dallas County, Alabama census

Abner Franklin, head Alfred Franklin, head

1820 St. Clair County, Alabama census

Martin Franklin, head

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1860 Alabama Census Covington County

p 413 Josiah L Franklin, head

1860 Alabama Census Conecuh County

p 210 Belleville, AL HH #163 Tom Franklin, Sr., head HH #164 Tom Franklin, Jr., head HH #165 John Franklin, head

Old St. Stephens land office records & American State Papers Public lands Vol 1 1768-1888

p18: p105: p73: p85: Henry Franklin 06 Dec 1915 Clarke County, AL T9R1 James Franklin Thomas B Franklin warrant date 03 Sep 1851 date located 12 Dec 1852 by David Matthews T11R1 Thomas Franklin 09 Jul 1858 T7R4 by John M Finch

The Southern Advocate, Madison County, Alabama

2 Nov 1827 State of AL, Madison County Court, 26 Oct 1827, John Franklin, deceased, Huntsville, AL.

Escambia County, Alabama marriages 1879-1892

2 Jul 1885 Mr. Wilshire Jernigan to Miss Emma Franklin p 171

Clark County, Alabama Marriage

6 Dec 1819 Thomas Franklin to Mary Pate

Miscellaneous

Samuel G Franklin of NY buried Claiborne Cem in Monroe County, AL.

Montgomery, Alabama Interment Record - Oakwood Cemetery

Amanda Franklin, plat V 14th grave 5th row ( pauper ) 10 Jun 1920 white female age 64. Daisy May Franklin plat V, 9th grave, row 12, 17 Aug 1931 white female age 26 born AL Emily Franklin plat V, 7th grave, row 9 18 Jun 1926 white female age 25 born AL Emma Isabelle Franklin ( Old Jewish Cem ) 12 Feb 1910 white female age 58 born AL Florence Hofflin Franklin, 2 Hubbard St, lot 10, square F Eternal Rest ( new Jewish ) 24 Mar 1944; white female age 64 by Leak Belser Funeral Home.

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Infant of Mr. & Mrs. J M Franklin, Maxwell Field, grave 27, baby row 4, ( row counts N. from Westbury lot ) square 11 survey free ground 13 Dec 1953; white male born AL by White Chapel. graves count S to N rows count W to E; Julia May Franklin, plat V, 8th grave, row 8, 14 Feb 1926 white female age 41 born AL child of M Franklin ( Jewish Cem child's row ) 15 Dec 1882 white female age 3 mos born AL 2 more infants of M Franklin in same place one 12 Jun 1887 white male 16 mos born AL & 2 Sep 1887 white male 14 days born AL Child of Morris Franklin ( Jewish Cem ) 8 Jul 1885 white female age 6 mos born Montgomery, AL William Franklin, square 11 ( Scott's free ground 13 Nov 1923 white male 11 mos born AL William H Franklin, plat V, 15th grave, row 3 19 Sep 1917 white male age 55

James Franklin 1750 - 1819

DAR Vol 44 p230: James Franklin 1750-178 5th VA reg 1778 born MD married in VA died in TN vol 76 p255 same James Franklin but says 1750-1819 died Sumter County, TN wife Mary Lauderdale born 1752 married 1782 her father John Lauderdale born PA & granted land in Franklin County, GA died GA ( see also Vol 111 p295; Vol 116 p 210 desc of William Franklin who married 1755 to Mary ____ born 1737, William Franklin r'cd bounty land in Washington County, GA for services as Pvt, GA Line, he was born VA died 1797 in Warren County, GA.

Alabama Franklin Obits

from Surname file roll #209 @ AL State Archives #01128 - Obit of Frances Elizabeth Franklin, 75, Alabama Journal 04 Mar 1948 #01129 - Obit Frances Franklin, age 92, Luverne Journal & News 03 Jan 1973 #01134 - Obit George B Franklin, age 91, Montgomery Advertiser 10 Feb 1956 #01142 - Mobile Register 26 Feb 1947, Glenn Franklin, 22, dies in car crash. #01158 - Obit Herman M Franklin, 24, Huntsville Daily 27 Jul 1930 #01190 - Alabama Journal 03 Jun 1950, 7 yr old son of Jeff Franklin dies #01203 - Obit James Franklin, 48, 12 Jan 1951 #01232 - James R Franklin, 3, the son of Roy R Franklin dies, Montgomery Advertiser & Journal 02 Jul 1950 #01242 - Obit Jeff D Franklin, 78 Montgomery Advertiser 1 Dec 1953 #01249 - John Sumter Franklin & wife Jewell, Luverne Journal & News 8 Feb 1978 #01310 - Obit Joseph Brown Franklin, 78 AL Journal 06 Jun 1956, #01525 - Obit Shep R Franklin, 77, Luverne Journal & News 10 Mar 1971

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Index to War of 1812 Pension Files

Martin ( or Mark ), Nancy ( Stapleton ) widow certificate WC-21565, SC-7253 married 12 Feb 1824 Baldwin County, AL soldier died 23 Sep 1873 Butler County, AL widow died 6 Aug 1897, served John B Long's Company 39th US INF, Wm Bee's & D.E. Twiggs Co's 7th US Inf, lived Butler County, AL, widow lived Red River City, LA in 1878. ( Have information on this family if anyone would like to contact me./Ed )

Georgia Wills 1733-1860 by Brooke

Franklin, Bedney Franklin, David Franklin, Francis W Franklin, Job Franklin, John Franklin, Marcus A Franklin, Mary G Franklin, Willis Robert

1817 1846 1846 1857 1817 1858 1858 1842

Morgan DeKalb Hancock Habersham Morgan Cherokee Bibb Chatham

Will B 35 Will A 64 MRQ 290 RB5 274 Will B 47 WB B 117 Will B 271 Will H 271

Index to Georgia Wills

Franklin, Bidmy Franklin, Thomas Franklin, William L Franklin Ware Pike 1786-1813 1879-1915 1844-1876

Early Georgia Marriages - Jackson County

John Franklin to Sophronia Montgomery 21 Oct 1819

CSA Records, Alabama

Green T Franklin, Company I 6th Ala Cav Gantt's County, 4 AL 01 Militia Pvt, Hiram Gantt's County, 30 boys Covington County, AL militia Home Guards Mobile, AL 15 Apr 1862 muster in roll Mobile, AL; J A Franklin Company I 6th Ala Cav pvt; Conecuh County, Al Company E 38th Ala inf 16 Jun 1862 ( muster in roll dated 16 Jun 1862 Camp Holt Gear Mobile, AL ) - Riley Franklin pvt age 26, W B Franklin pvt age 35, & John D Franklin, pvt age 23; James W Franklin Company I 6th Cav reg pvt enlisted Sep 1863 @ Camp Morgan, FL and was honorably discharged 28 Mar 1865. G B Franklin pvt Company C 37 Ala reg age 32 enlisted 10 Apr 1862 @ Leon for 3 yrs, muster roll dated 13 May 1862 @ Auburn, AL; Wm Franklin, Company G 18th Ala reg inf pvt enlisted @ Tuscalossa, AL for 3 yrs, shot in war, came home before close of war due to amputation of leg, died @ Kellerman 1921, Sarah Franklin, widow.

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Escambia County, Alabama 1870 Mortality Census

p 204: Laura Lula Franklin 5/12 w f born AL mother of foreign birth died May of teathing & fever Pollard Beat p.? Martin Franklin, 79 w m widowed born SC died Jun farmer inflamation of stomach.

Lewis Elijah and Sarah Sally Ann Franklin

Submitted by Roy M McAllister, 7536 Community Drive, Citrus Heights, CA 95610. Roy has his McAlister line back to 1813 in TN. Other collateral lines are Ewen, Bence ( Bentz ) & Williams. He has a great deal covering his allied lines which has not been included with this information. Sarah Sally Ann Franklin ( born 5 May 1799 VT died 27 Dec 1851 Warren County, IN ) married abt 1820 Allegheny County ( ? ), NY to Lewis Elijah, II ( born 17 Nov 1794 Delaware County, NY died 6 Nov 1856 Warren County, IN buried Mt Ayr, Newton County, IN, North Star Cemetery ) In my research it was mentioned that Sarah's last name was possibly "Brady". With the help of other genealogists, nowhere is the name Brady found. We believe from the following records that Sarah is the daughter of Vial Franklin ( born 1744 ) and Mrs. Lucretia Whitney Franklin ( born 1771 ). Fellow family genealogist: Wayne Bonner, 15619 Ogram Ave., Gardena, CA 90249, has supplied the following information: Sarah Franklin was born in Vermont in 1799 which would have made her 51 in the 1850 census as indicated. It would be more than a coincidence if Sarah Brady and Sarah Franklin had been born the same year in the same state, but it is possible of course. I believe that at the time of the 1850 census, at least, Lewis Elijah's wife must have been Sarah Franklin. The Franklins did live in Andes, Delaware County, NY as indicated by the 1820 census. ( Vial Franklin & Lewis Elijah are enumerated on the same sheet ). Lucy Barlow, another of the Franklin daughters, lived in Andes in 1820 and 1830, and Lewis Elijah #2 is enumerated only two lines down from Vial Franklin and immediately before Benjamin Franklin on the 1830 census of Allen Twp. Allegheny County, NY. We therefore seem to be able to associate the Franklin and Elijah families from at least 1820 to 1830 and again in 1850. Perhaps all of these are by coincidence, but it seems very unlikely to me. Below are the locations of the Vial Franklin family as listed on the federal censuses: 1800 Grafton, Windham County, Vermont, pg 598 1810 Easton, Washington County, NY pg 494 1820 Andes, Delaware County, NY pg 44 ( Lewis Elijah also on this page ). 1830 Allen, Allegheny County, NY pg 21 ( Lewis Elijah #2 on pg 22. 1840 Allen, Allegheny County, NY pg 216 ( After checking these references, I conclude that Sarah Franklin is the wife of Lewis Elijah. Roy M McAlister ). Lewis Elijah, II migrated to Jasper County, IN in 1835. He served on the first Grand Jury. Lewis & Sarah's children were all born in NY: Morgan; Sarah; Franklin; Aaron; Harriet; Louisa; Permilia; Ransom; Hiram; and James. Ransom Elijah ( born 3 Feb 1835 Andes, Delaware County, NY died 24 Nov 1922 Rensselaer, IN ) married 25 Jan 1859 IN to Mary Jane Williams ( born 4 Mar 1841 Wabash, IN died 5 Aug 1911 Newton, Warren County, IN ) daughter of Rev. William F Williams & Polly Williams.

Newspaper Obituary

Ranson Elijah the son of Lewis & Sarah Elijah was born 3 Feb 1835 in Allegheny County, NY & died at his home in Rensselear 24 Nov 1922. When he was 6 months old he came with his parents to Newton County, IN where he continued until he moved to Rensselear. At the age of 7 yrs he was left an orphan. [This statement does not coincide with deaths of parents - Father died 1856, Mother died 1851/ED] He was married to Mary Jane Williams 25 Jan 1859 and to this union were born 7 children: Charles, of Morocco; Cynthia A Williams of Monroe, Oregon; Franklin, James, Luella Handley, Alexander of Mt Ayr and Parmilla Wilson of Brook. Beside these children he has given a home to two orphan children Blanche &

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Mary Herold, who were taken when young and given a home until they went out to make a home of their own. He also has 26 grandchildren and 20 great-grand-children. Mr. & Mrs. Elijah were pioneers of Newton County. Funeral services were conducted in the Mt Ayr Methodist Church, Rensselaer, Sunday Afternoon, Nov 26. He was then laid to rest in North Star Cemetery. ( others researching this line: Wayne Bonner, 15619 Orgam Ave., Gardena, CA 90249; Betty Renwick Kasch, 2733 W Forest Rd., Freeport, IL 61032 ) Betty Renwick Kasch submits the following from Family Bible: Vial Franklin born Aug 8, 1774 died Apr 27, 1831 in 57th year of his age Lucretia Whitney born Nov 4, 1771 died Feb 28, 1855 in the 84th year of her age. Samuel Franklin born Sep 9, 1794 died May 13, 1850 in the 56th yr of his age. Lucy Franklin born Mar 2, 1796 died Dec 17, 1831 in the 35th yr of her age. Lucretia Franklin born Nov 11, 1797 died Apr 1, 1833 aged 35 yrs 8 mo of age. Sarah Franklin born May 5, 1799 Permilia Franklin born Nov 12, 1900 died May 3, 1835 in the 36th yr of her age. Ezra Franklin born Oct 5, 1802 Benjamin Franklin born Jul 16, 1804 Harriet Franklin born Apr 16, 1806 died Aug 27, 1858 John Ross Franklin born Nov 4, 1807 died Apr 20, 1840 in the thirty third yr of age. Freeman Franklin born Feb 22, 1811 Peter Franklin born May 14, 1813 died Oct 31, 1873 in the 61st yr of his age. Rebecca Marie Franklin born Jul 29, 1816 died Feb 28, 1847 in the thirty first yr of her age. This death is listed as Rebecca M Benson. Betty believes that the family was in Bristol, RI at the time of Vial's birth, and he is the grandson of John and Elizabeth ( Vial ) Franklin whose children were: John and Vial. John & Elizabeth were married in 1735/ 36. ( Wayne H Bonner, 15619 Ogram Ave., Gardena, CA 90249 submits the following information concerning the above family ). Vial Franklin ( born 8 Aug 1774 died 29 Apr 1831 NY ) married Lucretia Whitney ( born 4 Nov 1771 died 28 Feb 1885 NY ). Their child: 1. Ezra Franklin ( born 5 Oct 1802 VT ) married Lydia A ( Ellsworth? ). Their child: (1) Peter Franklin ( ca 1848 ) married Julia Etta Winegar ( born 28 Mar 1842 Gilboa Schoharie County, NY died 6 Oct 1880 Lincoln, NE ) daughter of Norris Winegar & Lucinda ( Hall ) Winegar. Their child: A. William Franklin ( born 29 Jun 1872 St Charles ?, Winona County, MN died 13 Nov 1944 Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE ) married Mary A Reddig ( born 6 Oct 1874 Rock Island, Rock Island, IL died 3 Mar 1907 Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE ). Their child: ( A ) Julia Etta Franklin ( born 12 Dec 1895 Jackson County, MO died 12 Nov 1986 Los Angeles, CA ) married Henry L Miller ( born 18 Feb 1896 Balzer Saratov, Russia died 31 May 1952 Oak Forest, IL ) the son of Samuel Muller & Marie Elisabeth Muller. Their child: a. Hazel J Miller ( born 19 Oct 1918 Lincoln, NE died 8 Jul 1984 Torrance, CA ) married Howard Bonner ( born 11 Aug 1915

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Toronto, Ont. Canada ) the son of Thomas P J Bonner & Charlotte A ( McKibbin ) Bonner. Their child: (a) Wayne H Bonner ( born 25 Oct 1947 Culver City, CA. )

Isaac Franklin - Nancy ( Turner ) Franklin

Submitted by DeWitt C Nogues, PO Box 58, Cedar Creek, TX 78612-0058 Isaac Franklin ( born ca 1788 NC died TN - Buried TN ) married Nancy Turner ( born ca 1801 SC died TN ). Listed on the 1850 Morgan County, TN Census with his wife Nancy Turner. Their children: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. John Franklin ( born ca 1820 TN died 1853/60 ) married Mary. Nathan Franklin ( born ca 1822 TN ) married Kiziah. David Franklin ( born ca 1823 TN ) Sallie Franklin ( born ca 1823 TN ) married Dode Stephens. James Franklin ( born ca 1823 TN ) Thomas Franklin ( born ca 1828 TN ) Abraham Franklin ( born ca 1830 TN ) married Abagail. Vica Franklin ( born ca 1830 TN ) Andrew Jackson Franklin ( born ca 1834 TN ) married Matilda Choate. Their child: (1) Hezekiah Franklin Jane ( Jennie ) Franklin ( born ca 1836 TN ) Heddley Franklin ( born ca 1837 TN ) married Margaret Tipton George Franklin ( born 1840 TN ) married Frealey Caroline Franklin ( born ca 1841 TN )

10. 11. 12. 13.

Other sources: A.L. Franklin, David Franklin, 1820/1850/1860/1880 Fentress County, TN Census.

Records of Louisiana Soldiers And Louisiana Commands

Compiled by Andrew B. Booth, Commissioner Louisiana Military Records, Vol II, New Orleans, LA ( 1920 ) Franklin, B., Pvt. Company I, 1st Engr. Troops, Rolls of Prisoners of War. Paroled Alexandria, La., June 26, 1865. Res. Rapieds Par., LA. Franklin, Benjamin G. ( also Franklin, G. Benjamin ), Pvt. Company - , 1st La. Inf. Appears on Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War. Captured July 14, 1863, Falling Waters, Md. Recd. on Old Capitol Prison, Washington, D.C., July 18, 1863. Released on Oath of Allegiance to United States, Feb. 17, 1864. Res. New Orleans, La., complexion dark, hair black, eyes black, height 5 ft. 4 in. Deserter. Franklin, David, Pvt. Company G. 11th Battn. La. Inf. En. May 5, 1862, Carthage. Present on all Rolls to Oct., 1862. Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1862. Absent, sick furlough. Dec 21 for 60 days. Roll for Jan. and Feb. 1863, Present, Roll for March and April, 1863, Absent, sick, in Hospl. Also on Rolls of Company D, Cons. Regt. La. Inf., Pvt. Roll for Jan. and Feb. 1864, Absent, sick, since Sept. 1, 1863. Franklin, E.W., Pvt. Company B, 17th La. Inf. En. Sept. 30, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on Rolls to Nov. 1, 1861. Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1861, Died Nov. 6, 1861, at Camp Moore. Franklin, Granville, Pvt. Company B, 2nd La. Cav. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War. Captured near Natchez, Miss. Jun ___, 1864. Exchanged near Vicksburg, Miss., July 23, 1864. Paroled at Natchitoches,

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La., June 10, 1865. Res. De Soto Par., La. Franklin, Granville, Pvt. Company A, 12th La. Inf. En. March 1, 1862, Coushatta. Roll dated June 28, 1862, Absent to take corpse home, order of Gen. Villiepegus. On List not dated of Confed. prisoners Forwd. to Columbus, KY, from Corinth, Miss., Oct 9, 1862. Forwd. to Vicksburg, Miss., Oct. 9, 1862, for exchange. Exchanged from Str. Dacotah, Oct 18, 1862. Roll for Nov. and Dec., 1862, Absent. Taken prisoner at Corinth, Oct. 4, 1862. Franklin, J.C., Pvt. Company A, 13th Battn. La. ( Partisan Rangers ). En. Jan 1, 1863, Camp Pargaud. Roll for March and April, 1863, Discharged Feb. 28, 1863. Franklin, J.L., Pvt. Company F. 28th ( Thomas' ) Regt. La. Inf. En. April 19, 1862, New Orleans, La. Roll to Aug. 31, 1862, Died at Hospl., Vicksburg, June 10, 1862. Franklin, J.W., Pvt Company H, 6th La. Cav. Paroled at Natchitoches, La., June 6, 1865. Res. Bienville Par., La. Franklin, James, Pvt. Company I, 6th La. Inf. En. March 17, 1862, New Orleans, La., for the War. Franklin, James M., ( Also Frankling, James M. ), Pvt. Company E, 11th Battn. La. Inf. En. May 14, 1862, Many, La. Present on Rolls to Oct., 1862. Rolls from Nov., 1862, to Feb., 1863, Absent without leave. Roll for March and April, 1863, Absent. Detailed in Hospl. during the War, order of Gen. Taylor. Also borne on Rolls of Company G, Cons. Cres. Regt. La. Inf. Roll for Jan and Feb., 1864, Absent. Detached as Nurse in Taylor Hospl., June 6, 1865. Rolls of Prisoners of War, Paroled Natchitoches, La., June 6, 1865. Res. Sabine Par., La. Franklin, James O., Pvt. Company B, Cons. Cres. Regt. La. Inf. En. April 20, 1862, Mansfield, La. Present on Roll for Jan. and Feb. 1864. Paroled at ___, June ____, 1865. Res. De Soto Par., La. Franklin, James O., Pvt. Company D. 11th Battn. La. Inf. En. April 26, 1861, Mansfield, De Soto Parish, La. Present on all Rolls to April, 1863. Franklin, John, Pvt. Company E, 11th Battn. La. Inf. En. April 30, 1862, Alexandria, La. Also on Rolls of Company D, Cons. Cres. Regt. La. Inf. Roll for Jan. and Feb., 1864, Present Rolls of Prisoners Paroled Natchitoches, La., June 6, 1865. Res. Sabine Parish, La. Franklin, L., Pvt. Company B, 22nd and 23rd La. Inf. En. Sept 22, 1863, Mobile, Ala. Rolls from Sept 23, 1863 to Dec. 1863. Absent without leave from Sept. 25, 1863. Appears on Rolls of 22nd ( Cons. ) La. Inf. as Frankli, D., Pvt. Company B. Roll for Jan and Feb., 1864, Absent without leave from Sept. 25, 1863. Franklin, Lafayette, Pvt. Company I, 28th ( Gray's ) La. Inf. Appears on Roll of Prisoners of War. Paroled at Natchitoches, La., June 6, 1865. Res. Rapides Parish, La. Franklin, M.F., Pvt. Company B, Col. Crews' Regt. Rolls of Prisoners of War. Paroled ___, June ___, 1865. Res. De Soto Parish, La. Franklin, Moses J., Pvt. Company B, Cons. Cres. Regt. La. Inf. En. Dec. 9, 1862, Mansfield. Present on Roll for Jan. and Feb., 1864. Paroled at ___, June ___, 1865. Res. De Soto Parish, La. Franklin, Moses J., Pvt. Company D, 11th Battn. La. Inf. En. Feb. 1, 1863, Mansfield. Present on Rolls to April, 1863. Franklin, R.N. ( Also Franklin, R. M. ) Pvt. Company H, 16th La. Inf. En. Nov. 25, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on all Rolls to Oct., 1863, from time of enlistment. Captured at Missionary Ridge, Nov. 25, 1863. Sent to Military Prison, Louisville, Ky., from Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 6, 1863. Forwd. to Rock Island Barracks, Ill., Dec. 9, 1863. Died March 18, 1864 of pneumonia, at Rock Island Barracks. Franklin, S.R., Pvt. Company C, 2nd Engr. Troops. Rolls of Prisoners of War, Paroled Meridian, Miss., May 10, 1865. Res. Greenville, Ala. Franklin, T.J., ( Also Franklin, Thomas J. ) Pvt. Company C, 27th La. Inf. En. April 30, 1862, Rapides, La. Present on Rolls to June 1862. Roll for July 1 to Nov. 1, 1862. Died at Miss. Springs, July 2, 1862.

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Franklin, Thos. W., Citizen, New Orleans, La. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War show him captured at London County, Va., April 4, 1863. Sent to Old Capitol Prison, Washington, D.C. Remarks: Conscript. willing to take Oath. Franklin, W.C., Pvt. Company H, 13th La. Vols. Rolls of Prisoners of War, Paroled Meridian, Miss., May 14, 1865. Res. Scott County, Ark. Franklin, William, Pvt. Company ??, 13th La. Inf. Franklin, William, Pvt. King's Batty. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War, Captured Issa, Queen County, Miss., Sept. 22, 1864. Sent to Camp Douglas, Ill. Disposition unaccounted for. Franklin, William C., Pvt. Sergt. Company H, 16th La. Inf. En. Sept. 29, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on all rolls to Aug., 1863. Roll for Sept. and Oct., 1863, Present. Apptd. 5th Sergt., Oct. 31, 1863. Rolls from Jan., 1864, to Aug. 31, 1864, state Present.

Bennet Franklin - Elizabeth Richardson

( Submitted by Jane Scott, 404 E Morningside, Springfield, MO 65807 ) Bennet Franklin ( born 16 Apr 1792 Lincoln County, KY died 25 Oct 1865 Hardin County, KY married 4 Nov 1822 Lincoln County, KY ( not verified ) to Elizabeth Richardson ( born 10 Feb 1799 died 27 Jun 1869 Hardin County, KY, daughter of Amos Richardson & Sally Morrison Richardson. Bennet Franklin's will mentions a sister Anna Smith. Their child: 1. Mary ( Polly ) Franklin ( born KY died 17 Jul 1896-99 KY ) married 16 May 1850 to Bryant Richardson. Their child: (1) Sanford Owen Richardson ( born 9 Apr 1861 Hardin County, KY died 28 Oct 1920 Crawfordsville, IN ) married 5 Nov 1890 to Sophronia Ellen Kendall ( born 2 Nov 1871 died 25 Oct 1948 Lafayette, IN ) daughter of Abraham Kendall & Millie Ellen ( Gilmore ) Kendall. Their child: A. Edward Owen Richardson ( born 11 Oct 1891 Tippecanoe County, IN died 21 Sep 1960 Lafayette, IN ) married 8 Mar 1914 to Addie May Johnson ( born 17 May 1893 died 27 Sep 1969 Mulberry, IN ) daughter of Charles Johnson & Rose Ann ( Fisher ) Johnson. ( A ) Elma Jane Richardson ( born 26 Mar 1928 Lafayette, IN ) married 30 Aug 1969 to Harold R Scott.

Hardin County, Kentucky Wills

Books A,B,C,D,& E 1793-1838 Read condensations for mention of a Franklin as an heir - none listed no Atnold or Franklin Wills in A, B, C, D.

Hardin County, Kentucky Will Book E

pg 407: In the name of God Amen I Bennett Franklin of the County of Hardin State of Kentucky being at this time weak in body but sound in mind I do delcaire this to be my last will & Testament that after my burial expenses & just debts are paid I will to my wife Elizabeth Franklin my farm & all my personal property for her use & benefit during her natural life & widowhood. 2 I will to my son Benjamin Franklin my farm after the death of my wife Elizabeth Franklin pro-

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vided he stay with her takes care of her until her death or marriage. 3 I will to my daughter Amanda Vick about 20 acres of land which John W Vick her husband has in cultivation at this time which land lies adjoining the big road leading from Elizabethtown to Howe Valley. 4th I will the following children after the death of my wife Elizabeth Franklin all the personal property to be equally divided between them Sarah Richardson, Wm Franklin, Saml Franklin, Daniel L Franklin, Mary Richardson, Elizabeth Reed, Jesse Franklin heirs. I will to my daughter Nancy Hampton one dollar. My reasons for not giving Nancy Hampton any more is because I have already given her more than the rest of the children. 5th I will that my son Bennett Franklin take care of my Sister Anna Smith as well as his mother if she chooses to make her home with him & his mother. 6th I leave my son Benjamin Franklin Executor of my estate. Nov 5, 1862 Bennet Franklin Attest: W.T. Love Micajah Maddera William A Maddera

At a County Court began & held for Hardin County at the Court house in Elizabethtown on Wednesday November 15, 1866 the foregoing Instrument of writing purporting to be the last will & testament of Bennett Franklin dec. was produced in court & proven by the oath of Macajah Madderra & Wm Madderra two of the Subscribing witnesses & on the Monday Feby 19 1866 the same was proven in due form of Law by the oath of Wm T Love the other subscribing witness & the same was established as such & ordered to be recorded whereupon I have truly recorded the same in my office this 28 day of Feby 1866. W G Mulholland, Clk.

Memoirs of Mississippi

Meshack Franklin attended the University of MS at Oxford for three years and graduated in Jun 1860. He enlisted in the Confederate army in May, 1861, in the University Grays of Oxford, Company A, Eleventh Mississippi infantry, commanded by Colonel Moore, and went direct to Harper's Ferry. His first engagement was the first battle of Manassas, and soon after that he was detailed as assistant commissary sergeant, serving in that capacity until the close of the war. In Jan 1865 he obtained a furlough and came home. He was at Grenada, MS on his way back when the surrender came, and went from there to Memphis where he was paroled in June, 1865. He then returned to his home and the following year went to Hardeman County, TN where he taught school for a year. Returning to Marshall County again he resumed the occupation of farming, and in May 1866 was married to Miss Julia P Wilburn of Fayette County, TN. Their marriage has been blessed with the birth of five children: Wilburn B., James H., Mattie E., Julia A and Meshack. Mr. Franklin owns one thousand three hundred acres of land, a nice two-story frame residence situated one mile east of Early Grove, and about eight hundred acres under cultivation, the greater portion of it operated by tenants. The principal crops are corn and cotton, and of the latter his farm yielded one hundred and fifty bales in 1890. He has a steam gin on his place, and the number of bales ginned annually are about three hundred. Mr. Franklin is a member of the Masonic fraternity, Knights of Honor and the Farmers' Alliance. He was magistrate for four years, was a member of the board of supervisors for the same length of time, and is well and favorably known all over the county. He and Mrs. Franklin are members of the Methodist Church South, and move in the best circles of society. Robert L Franklin was brought up to the life of a planter by his father John A Franklin, and like the majority of boys, has followed in his ancestor's footsteps, and is now one of the leading agriculturists of Clay County. He was born in Pickens County, AL in 1841, a son of John A and Seleta C Franklin, the former of whom was born in NC in 1814. When about twenty-three years of age he married to Seleta Stell, a daughter of George and Elizabeth Stell of AL. To Mr. Franklin and his wife eleven children were born: Elmyra ( Mrs.

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McDougald, of AR ); Tempy, the widow of Mr. Carpenter of CO; George W of AR; James R and John W also of that state; Robert L; Oliver and Mattie ( Mrs. Green ) of AR. John A Franklin came with his family to MS in 1843, and settled at Ripley in Tippah County, but afterward moved to Itawamba and finally to Noxubee County where he died in 1859. His widow survives him and resides at Hamburg, AR in her seventieth year. The father was a member of the Masonic fraternity, which he joined in Itawamba County and upon his death in Noxubee County was buried by that order. He was as is his widow a member of the Baptist Church. Robert L Franklin received a common school education and at about the age of twenty-five years began to make his own way in the world. In 1865 he was married to Miss Anna Goldson of Oxford County, MS a daughter of William D and Permelia A Goldson, and their union resulted in the birth of ten children: Minnie A ( Mrs. Milton ); Mary E; Edith C ( Mrs. Jones ); Willie L; John B; Charley A; Julia S and Mattie L being the only ones now living. Upon the opening of the war in 1861, he became a member of Company H, Fifth Alabama Regiment, under Jackson, and fought at the battles of Seven Pines, Yorktown, the seven days' engagement at Richmond, Chancellorsville, Bull's Run, the first and second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Petersburg and Fredericksburg. He was wounded at Malvern Hill, and lay ten days in the hospital at Richmond, and at the battle of Chancellorsville he lost his left arm from a rifle shot. After remaining in the hospital for some time, he was honorably discharged from the service and returned to his home, where he has since devoted his attention to planting, and has done well. His plantation is a fertile and admirably conducted one and is situated on a beautiful prairie, and he has the consciousness that it was obtained through his own endeavors, and not from inheritance. He is an enterprising and industrious planter and has proven himself a good manager.

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Names Index

No Surname

? Abagail Bess Kiziah Mary Nancy A Nathaniel 69 59 69 57, 69 54 45

Alma Rigby Bence Benham Sally Sarah Benson Rebecca M Bentz Berkley James Bevney Emidors James Sarah Taply William Bird Elisha H Elisha Hudson George William Mary Messic Mildred Oscar William Blackford Dora Blanks Mary Naomi Blatchley Adah Betsey Goodrich Daniel Daniel Jr. David David, Jr. Lucy Pardee Polly Rebina Stephen Zada Bobo Elizabeth Harper Boggs/Braggs Margaret Bonner Howard Thomas P J Wayne H Booth Letitia Jane Davis Nancy William Boyd Dicey Bradshaw Lydia

40 35 67 57 12, 56, 57 68 67 18 37 37 37 37 37 57 12, 56, 57 56 57 56 56 18 21 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 60 44 12 68 69 69 24 24 24 51 19

Brassner George Bray Bressie Martha Brittain Jesse Britton Martha Amelia Bronson Sarah Browing Betsey Brown Henry, Rev Henry, Rev. Isham James John Martha Nathan Samuel Sarah Emma Thaddeus Bruce John Wyllie Bryant Paulus Elson, II Buchanan John Burr Burris Mattie B Buttrem Martha Amelia Byasee Charles Mary Byrd Bertha Leeda

19 55 15 15 59 12 15 42 16 19 63 58 63 58 58 63 57 63 28 28 25 55 60 56 59 28 28 42 3

A

Acree Joshua Wm Adams John Q Adcock Thomas Franklin Adkins Wm Akins Della Allen Albert Alley Susan Thomas Anthony Geo Arnold Wm Arrington Adler Albert Judith W. Atkins Matilda Ayres Lou 15 15 34 21 41 41 44 15 15 40 54 22 27 22 34 34

B

Bailey Peggy William G. Baker Delila Richard Barlow Thomas Bass Riley Bayne George L. Bell 52 27 60 15 14, 63 3, 13 29

C

Caldwell Samuel Arthur Campbell Margaret "Peggy" Martha Pat Thomas William Cardwell Charles Wesley 24 60 22 22 59 22 61 26

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Carpenter Tempy Carrol Lyle Carson Bridget Moses Helm Carter Evalina Ann Richard Carwile Mary Josephine Chamberlain William Chapman Mary Mary G Cheatham Alexander Thomas Bridget Anne Elbert Fitzland Walter Beverly Cherry Leonard Childress Ralph Choate Matilda Clark Fannie Robert Mark Clay Charles Clayton Minnie Lee Clem Kittie P Coleman Polly Unetta Collier Catherine Ratliff Cook Elizabeth Thomas Cooper Maggie Corley Newton Franklin Cothran Anna R Cottrell Sarah Cox Barbara John Craig

73 20 22 22 15 15 25 29 48 34 33, 34 24 20 21 19 54 59 69 61 25 22 63 31 27 41 44 29 29 59 42 45 52 61 12 18

Mahala Grace Crawley Newton Franklin Cross Grace Crozier Robet G. Crump James B Jane F Julius Maria Sarah Crymes Curtis John T Cyrus

61 45 17 44 41 41 15 41 41 29 55 20

James W Janie P Mary L Dougherty Thomas Drennen Duncan C I Josephine

42 42 42 28 48 61

E

Edson Phebe Edwards Etta Sarah T Elijah Aaron Alexander Charles Franklin Harriet Hiram James Lewis Lewis, II Louisa Morgan Permilia Ransom Ranson Sarah Ellsworth? Lydia A Eppes William H Eubank William H. Evans Daniel James "Major Jim" Daniel Septimus, Dr. Isabella "Belle" Robertson Letitia "Letty" Letitia Demarus Mary Isabelle Thomas Rees Thomas Washington, Dr. Everett Elinor Francis Ewen 60 53 16 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 67 68 15 28 17 22 22 22 24 25 22 18 44 44 67

D

Daggett 11 Davenport Polly Davis Catherine Jefferson John John, Jr. Letitia Jane Mary "Molly" Sally De La Garza Dean Charlotte James Zacheus Dear Hardy Deat Hardy Denson Depriest Calista Horatio Lafayette Nancy Wood Deykl Ada John F Willie Mae Dikes Jemima Doreal Gus 29 14 3 27 23 24 24 27 35 12, 56, 57 56 56 44 44 42 20 20 21 20 39 39 39 37 42

F

Feaster Lora Barrow Ferguson 3

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Michael "Mickey" Finch John M Findley Magilbry Mahaley Celia Mahley Celia Fisher Ann Fleming David John Flenniken Elizabeth John, Sr. Folks Effie Nellie Oscar B Ruby Ford Dolley Laban Samuel Forrester Levenia Foster Anna Douglas Baxter Ethel Lucy Peter B. Fox Sarah Francklyn John Frankland Ella P Thomas

24 64 3 13 2, 3 71 22 22 61 61 42 42 42 42 16 21 16 59 42 17 42 42 17 12, 56 62 36 44

Franklin

(James) Wilson 13 AJ 40 Abner 63 Abner, Major 63 Abraham 62, 69 Absolem T 26 Ada 39, 41, 42, 59 Addie 40, 41 Addie B 40 Adeson 36 Agnes R 14 Al 41 Albert 39, 41, 48 Albert N 41 Albert Richardson 21 Alcy 12 Aletha R 41

Alexander B 46 Alexander H 39 Alfred 15, 63 Alice 44 Alior V 40 Allen 41, 42, 43, 44 Allie L 38 Alma 39, 41 Alma E 39 Alta 18 Alvin 39 Amanda 64, 72 Amanda Elizabeth 48 Anderson G 48 Anderson Green 50 Andrew 42 Andrew Jackson 69 Angeline 22 Ann 17 Ann Virginia 14 Anna 72 Annie 39, 40, 42, 48 Anvohine 41 Aphraim 44 Arabella 12, 55 Archie 38, 39 Archie R 42 Arglee 41 Arthur 39 Arvist 41 B 33, 40 BM 31 B. 69 Baker 34 Ballard 41 Bamma 40 Bannie 59 Basil W 46, 47 Bedney 66 Ben 45, 48 Benj 39, 40 Benjamin 15, 19, 21, 28, 29, 30, 36, 37, 44, 48, 58, 59, 68, 71, 72 Benjamin Alexander 21 Benjamin C 48 Benjamin Curtis 57 Benjamin F 34 Benjamin F "Bud" 34 Benjamin G. 69 Benjamin Harv 58 Benjamin Otto 58 Bennet 71, 72 Bennett 71 Benton 38 Bernice 42 Berta Davis 21 Bertie 42 Bessie 40

Bessie Christian 20 Bethel F 41 Betsy 30 Bettie L 46 Bidmy 66 Bigum 39 Billie 40, 42 Blanche 40 Bonnie 40, 59 Bourg 39 Bridget 23 Bridget Evans "Biddy" 22 Bridget Lititia 25 Bruce Alvin 21 Bryant 28 Bryant P 27, 28, 29 Buenavista 61 Bula 39 Burrell W 27 Burwell W 28 Caleb D 14 Callie 42 Callie G 40 Campbell 19, 22 Carl Burton 24 Caroline 48, 69 Carolyn Naomi 21 Carrie 39 Carrol 41 Cary 15 Caswell 39 Catherine 15, 29 Catherine Collier 44 Charity 37 Charles 33, 37 Charles Alono 53 Charles D 16 Charles Daniel "Charley" 25 Charles Roy 58 Charles Wesley 61 Charley A 73 Charley C 40 Charley D 48 Charlie 38, 39, 42, 48 Charly 39 Chester Milton 58 Cilia 42 Clara 40, 41 Clarence L 39 Claude Curtiss 58 Cleo 40 Colones 36 Columbus 49 Columbus Dearmond 61 Corbet 48 Corinn 40 Cornelia "Puss" 23 Cubley 40 Cyril 42

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Cyrus C 42 DC 37 Daisey 24 Daisy May 64 Daniel 17, 21 Daniel Evans 24 Daniel L 72 Daniel Thomas 25 David 39, 63, 66, 69 David Luther 17 David Luther, Jr 17 David W 39 Dee C 38 Diddie 39 Dolly 23 Dolly Virginia 17 Dora M 46, 47 Dorothy "Dollie" Ming 26 Dot 40 Douglas 17 EM 53 E.W. 69 Early S W 48 Earnest F 41 Eason 59 Ed W 42 Eddie M 48 Edgar E 41, 46 Edith 29, 59 Edith C 73 Edmond 29 Edmund 29, 45 Edmund Lewis 20 Edmund, Jr 16, 28 Edmund, Jr. 28 Edmund, Sr 28 Edmund, Sr. 28 Edna 40 Edward 57, 58 Edward Davis 21 Edward H 29 Edward T 12, 56, 57 Edwin 18 Edwin Thomas 18 Effie 39, 41 Effie (Foks) 42 Elbert 42 Elbert Y 41 Elberta 40 Elijah B 28 Eliza 34, 61, 63 Elizabeth 14, 18, 20, 22, 27, 30, 42, 48, 71, 72 Elizabeth "Lizzie" 21 Elizabeth A 28 Elizabeth Ann 25 Elizabeth D 29 Elizabeth D. 29 Elizabeth East 48

Elizabeth I 28 Elizabeth M "Bettie" 27 Ella 38, 39, 48 Ellen 48 Ellen E 40 Ellen Evans 23 Elmer 39, 41 Elmyra 72 Elza 59 Emily 64 Emily J 40 Emma 21, 41, 42, 48, 64 Emma Isabelle 64 Emma Jennings 20 Emma Virginia 25 Enoch 63 Eovie 48 Ernst 39 Ervin 39 Esham 45 Estelle 39 Estelle Bridget 21 Estelle May 58 Ester 60 Ethel 2, 59 Eula A 39 Eunice May 24 Evaline 23 Ezra 68 FG 31 Fannie 38, 39, 40 Fanny 63 Fay 42 Fletcher 23 Flora Belle 25 Florence 21 Florence Hofflin 64 Frances 39, 65 Frances Elizabeth 65 Francis 46, 47 Francis M 46 Francis W 66 Frank 37, 42, 48, 63 Frankie 42 Fred 46 Fred C 42 Freeman 68 Fritz 40 GA 37 GB 66 GW 35, 37 G. Benjamin 69 G.W. 35 Gaylor 41 Geo A 40 Geo L 38 Geo W 40 George 23, 33, 39, 48, 55, 62, 69 George B 65

George David 17 George Frost 17 George W 14, 15, 46, 47, 73 George W, Jr 46, 47 Georgia 53 Gilley 15 Gladyes 40 Glaydes 40 Glenn 65 Grace 41 Grady 59 Grainville 37 Granville 69, 70 Green 63 Green T 3, 13, 66 Guss 41 Gwendolyn 58 HE 41 HH 40 HJ 39 H.J. 44 Haises 40 Hannah 45 Hariot R 29 Harold Marlin 58 Harriet 68 Harrit 48 Hattie 20, 40, 41 Heddley 69 Henrietta 12, 36 Henry 33, 41, 43, 44, 64 Henry C 12, 14 Henry Edmund 27 Henry Edwin 27 Henry J 48 Henry Joseph 44 Henry R 18, 22, 23 Henry Squires 43 Henry, Jr 12 Henry, Sr 12, 63 Herb 59 Herbert R 42 Herman 40 Herman M 65 Hezekiah 69 Hillery Evelyn 53 Hillie 40 Homer 42 Horace 42 Houston 33 Howard 39, 40 Hugh 28 I 33 Ida 20, 40, 41, 49 Inez 40 Ira Charles 3 Irene 21, 49 Iris 40 Isaac 69

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Isaac M 19 Isam 45 J 33, 37, 40 J? 41 JA 66 JB 32, 33, 35, 39 JC 35 JH 31 JM 65 JP 37 J W (Wesley) 13 J.B. 35 J.C. 35, 70 J.L. 70 J.W. 70 Jack 41 Jackson 12, 37, 49, 55 Jackson Magilbry 2 Jackson Magilbry "Jack" 2 Jacob 33, 37, 49, 55 Jacob A 49 Jake 34, 35 James 14, 15, 28, 34, 38, 43, 44, 59, 62, 64, 65, 69, 70 James (Jeams) 34 James A 40, 42 James B. 36, 42, 49 James Benjamin 33, 34 James Birke 14 James C 38, 39 James D 49 James E 14, 40 James F 14, 15 James H. 72 James Harvy 61 James L 41 James M 18 James M. 70 James O. 70 James P 49 James R 58, 65, 73 James W 38, 39, 40, 66 James Wilson 13 Jane 18, 22, 27 Jane (jennie) 69 Jane A 23 Jane Christian 24 Jane Dell 17 Janet "Jane" 22 Jas 34 Jason F 49 Jeff 65 Jeff D 65 Jefferson E 40 Jemima 34 Jemima (Morris) 44 Jep 63 Jesse 15, 39, 42, 46, 72 Jesse M 46

Jesse William 25 Jessie 41 Jessie M 46, 47 Jewel 42 Jo Anna 23 Job 66 Joe 38, 39 Joe McMullen, Jr 53 Joel 18 Joel Martin 63 Joel N 40 Joel W 20 Joel W, Dr. 23 John 11, 15, 24, 29, 38, 39, 41, 42, 45, 46, 47, 49, 57, 58, 60, 62, 64, 66, 69, 70 John A 2, 3, 13, 22, 72 John A (or S) 27 John B 41, 46, 49, 52, 73 John C 15 John D 17, 66 John E 49 John Flenniken 61 John H 31 John Henry 22 John Horace 58 John Isaac Gracie 57 John M 19 John P 42 John R 14, 39, 42 John Robert Samuel 58 John Ross 68 John S 59 John Sumter 65 John T 29, 42 John W 39, 41, 73 John W R 28 John William 25 John, Sr 42 Jonathan 13, 60 Jos 33 Joseph 11, 15, 29, 58, 59 Joseph A 40, 41 Joseph B 49 Joseph Brown 65 Joseph D 18 Josephine Deborah 12 Josiah 15 Josiah L 64 Joyce 29 Juan Wilborn 49 Judith Ann 24, 26 Judy B 22 Julia 49 Julia A 72 Julia Etta 68 Julia May 65 Julia S 73 Juluis G 41

Kaleta 42 Kate 40 Kate Daniel 18 Katy Floy 41 Kenneth 21 Kent 40 Kesiah 19, 27 Kieffer 20 LE 38, 40 LL 41 LW 32 L. 70 Lafayette 70 Larkin 49 Laura Elizabeth 49 Laura Lula 67 Laura Vinetta "nettie" 58 Laurens 49 Lavinia Adeline 61 Lawrence 62 Lawson 19, 20 Lawson Baylis 17 Lee 38 Lenora 25 Leola 41 Leonard 39 Leora 41 Lernor L 40 Letha 42 Letitia 19 Leuna 41 Levi 38 Levy 59 Lewis 15, 16, 28 Lewis, II 24 Lewis, III 20 Lidie 38 Lige 41 Lila 38 Lillian B 42 Lillian Vernon 17 Lillian Virginia "Lelia 21 Lillie M 39 Lisa Renae 3 Litish 41 Littleton 23 Lizzie 42, 49 Lois 42 Loma 39 Lonnie Elaine 44 Lora 40 Lorenzo D 41 Losca 42 Lottie 41 Louelle 20 Louis C 61 Louis M 49 Louisa 12, 38, 41 Louisa M 12

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Louise 42 Louiza 55 Lucinda 22, 49 Lucretia 68 Lucretta 36 Lucy 49, 68 Lucy E 18 Lucy S 49 Ludie 41 Lula M 41 Luther 49 Lydia 60 M 65 M.F. 70 Mable 40 Madison Montgomery 61 Maggie 41, 49 Maggie C 40 Mahaley Celia (Findley) 2 Mahaly J 49 Malcolm 17 Malisa J 38 Malory 40 Mande 42 Marcus A 66 Margaret 22, 23, 42, 44, 57 Margaret "Peggy" 19 Margaret Isabella 61 Margaret Jane 49 Margaret M 41 Maria L 12 Marion R 41 Marion W 49 Marisa 23 Marshal 39 Martha 18, 29, 30, 39, 41, 58, 59 Martha E 55 Martha E "Mattie" 27 Martha Jane 17, 21 Martha L 22 Martha Susan 22 Martin 63, 66, 67 Martin L 46, 47 Marvin B 40 Mary 13, 15, 16, 21, 26, 38, 39, 40, 49, 58, 72 Mary "Polly" 18, 19 Mary (Polly) 71 Mary A 39 Mary Alice 34 Mary B 14 Mary E 27, 41, 73 Mary Elizabeth 34, 61 Mary G 66 Mary Gladyes 39 Mary Gladys 17 Mary J 41, 42 Mary M 41, 57 Mary Messic 12, 56, 57

Mary P 49 Mary Robertson "Molly" 25 Mathew 62 Matilda L 24 Mattie 39 Mattie Cleo 58 Mattie E. 72 Mattie L 73 May 41, 49 Median 42 Melvin B 17 Meshack 72 Mies 39 Mildred "Milly" 27 Miledge 38 Miles 15 Millard 40 Millie 40, 63 Milton 40 Minnie A 73 Mirtle 39 Mollie 40 Monie 42 Morgiana 20 Morris 65 Moses 40, 63 Moses J. 70 Mybrea 38 Myrtle 39, 40, 41 Myrtle Estelle 58 Nancy 18, 19, 41, 44, 49, 62, 72 Nancy "Nannie" 20 Nancy A 12, 55 Nancy C 22 Nancy E 36 Nancy Elizabeth 21 Nancy J 41 Nancy L 42 Nancy S 14 Nancy, Mrs 36 Nannie Elizabeth 20 Nannie Nathan 17 Nathan 69 Nathaniel 40 Nell 38 Nellie Mae 18 Nelma 41 Nette 41 Nettie 41 Nora 38 Nora L 42 Norene 42 Norman 50, 52 Octavia R 41 Odell 40 Ola 41 Olie 41 Olin 41 Oliver 73

Oliver C 39 Olle S 42 Opal 41 Ophelia C 14 Orville Morris 58 Otis M 40 Ottis 39 Owen 16, 19, 28, 40 Owen W 20 Owin 28, 30 PB 36 Paina (?) 35 Pastor B 41 Patricia Anne 21 Patricia Jean 20 Pauline 42 Paxton S 20 Pearl 21, 23 Permilia 68 Peter 15, 68 Peter F 28, 29 Peter F. 29 Philimon 62 Philip Henry 23 Phillip Henry, Jr 24 Polly 27, 30, 63 Prescilla 45 Prince 34, 35 Priscilla 14, 60 Prissy 45 R 35 RT 41 R.N. 70 Ralph 40, 43, 44 Ramah 42 Raymond 40, 42 Rebecca 29 Rebecca Jane 61 Rebecca Marie 68 Reese Evans 25 Rena 40 Reuben 55 Reuben Mares 12 Reuben Mars 55, 56 Rex Edward 59 Richard 39 Richard G 15 Richard S 50 Riley 66 Robert 15, 16, 18, 19, 21, 30, 35, 39, 40 Robert A 27 Robert B 15 Robert Britton 59 Robert H "One-eyed Bob" 26 Robert L 72, 73 Robert Lewis 18 Robert William 17 Robert William, Jr 17

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Robert, Col 16 Robert, Jr 20 Roberta 38, 39 Robt 34, 35, 40 Robt C 40 Rocky 40 Roger 40 Rosa Wyatt 18 Rosana 50 Rosie 59 Roy R 65 Ruby 40, 41 Rudolph 39 Ruth 40, 42, 59 SN 31 S.R. 70 Sallie 40, 69 Sallie Fenton 19 Sallie Mae 42 Sally 30, 59 Sally Sue 12 Samanda 58 Samantha Ellen 12, 54 Saml 72 Samuel 39, 60, 68 Samuel (or Lafayette) 27 Samuel B 37 Samuel G 64 Samuel H 40 Samuel N 31 Samuel O 62 Samuel Thurman 19 Samuel Wallace 61 Sandra Kay 21 Sarah 2, 12, 19, 34, 39, 45, 55, 63, 66, 68, 72 Sarah "Sallie" (Lee) 63 Sarah "Sally" 20 Sarah Ann 61 Sarah Ann "Sallie" 25 Sarah Augusta 12 Sarah E 40 Sarah Sally Ann 67 Serena J 3, 13 Shep R 65 Sid 59 Sidney Lee 42 Sims K 42 Sledge 40 Sophie 39 Sophrona (Sophrina, Sophronia) 13 Stella 41 Stella J 40 Stephen 39 Stephen (Steve) M 25 Stephen D 16 Stephen M 14 Susan 20, 38

Susanna 62 Susanna Grace 25 Susie 41 Sylvester 50 TG 31 TH 32, 33 TJ 42 T.J. 70 Tary T 50 Temperance "Tempy" 13 Tempy 73 Thelma 42 Theresa "Resa" I 26 Thomas 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 22, 27, 37, 38, 40, 43, 50, 58, 62, 63, 64, 66, 69 Thomas B 34, 37, 44, 64 Thomas Ed 23 Thomas Edward 22 Thomas Edward (Henry) 22 Thomas F 17 Thomas H 37 Thomas Harrison 34 Thomas J 28, 70 Thomas L 27 Thomas Lafayette 24 Thomas Milton 58 Thomas T 42 Thomas W 41 Thomas W. 21 Thos. W. 71 Tinnie O 39 Tipton 20 Tom B 41 Tom, Jr 64 Tom, Sr 64 Tommie 42 Ula C 41 Vada 40 Valentine 19 Velma 40 Vera Mae 42 Verna 42 Vial 67, 68 Vica 69 Victoria 23 Vida J 41 Violen 50 Virginia Braziel 50 Vivian D 41 WB 66 WC 31 WG 38 WL 32 WP 32, 33 W.C. 71 Walter 38 Warner Richardson 20 Weedin 41

Wesley 39 Wesly 39 Wilbert Ira "Red" 3 Wilburn B. 72 Wiley B 63 William 14, 16, 23, 27, 28, 29, 30, 43, 44, 46, 57, 59, 62, 63, 65, 68, 71 William "Blue Billy" 18 William Anderson 24 William B 61 William C 31, 71 William Clifton 20 William Edward "Willie" 25 William Gentry 59 William H 13, 65 William J 59 William Jefferson "Bill" 2, 3 William Jones 21 William L 66 William Lewis 24 William Lewis, Jr 26 William Perry 61 William Plummer 33, 34 William R 29, 58 William Riley "Bill" 58 William T 57 William Thomas 12, 20, 56, 57 William W, Sr 14 Willie 21, 38, 40, 41 Willie K 46 Willie L 73 Willis Robert 66 Wilson 2, 3, 11, 12, 14 Winnie 40 Wm 41, 42, 50, 66, 72 Wm A 50 Wm Benj 50 Wm C 39 Wm E 39, 40, 42, 50, 52 Wm Gordon 39 Wm H 39, 42 Wm Henry 40, 50 Wm J 40, 50 Wm J, Jr 50 Wm L 31, 50 Wm P 40 Wm P? 39 Wm T 41 Wm W 38 Zachariah 15, 16 Zella L 40 Frankling Peter 16 Zach 15 Frealey 69 Fulton Jessee 13

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Fuqua William Fussell Sherwood William

28 42 43 44

Lucinda Hammell John Hampton Nancy Hancock Agnes R Benjamin James Birke John R Mary B Nancy S Stephen M William W, Sr. Hand Lilie E Handley Luella Hardwick George S Mary Harmon John A Harvey Betty P. William Hunter, Jr. Harwood Daniel P Hatchett Benjamin Hazelwood Ann Hefren Martha J Henderson Harvey E. Sarah Agnes Evans Hendricks James Luther Jerome B Herold Blanche Mary Herrin Millie Richard Hester Hill Robert Holcombe Holland Wm Hollinger

68 15 72 14, 60 61 14, 60 61 60 60 60 60 60 63 67 3 3 61 24 18 15 28 15 39 26 26 21 61 67 68 13 13 48

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Gallagher Nadine Garber Clyde Douglas Gee Gentry Jerusha Rebbeca Gillentine Cassie May Claud B Gilliam Mary Eva Gilmore Millie Ellen Goldson Anna Permelia A William D Goober WP Graham Grahams 42 Grammer Emma A Green Benjamin Gardner Isaac James John Letha Mattie Sarah W.T. William William A Grubb Anderson Sarah H Gryce 59 51 50, 51 51 51 51 50 73 28 50 28 51 15 15 42 56 14 29 59 58 58 23 71 73 73 73 32 42

Elizabeth Perry Hoppes Jo Hubbard Elizabeth Huckaby Catherine Huey James, Jr. Hughes Geo B Geo H John D. May Hurt John Husband Mansfield Prudence Ann

16 16 15 60 39 45 45 41 41 22 41 30 13 13

J

Jackson Allen Franklin Ann Maria Henry N John S Mary Elizabeth Mary Ruth Milly Samantha Ellen Franklin Sarah C Stella Thomas WC William C William Carroll William James William Jones Wm. Carroll Xantippie Isabella Jacobs Rebecca Jasper Jennings Mary Susan Thomas Jernigan Wilshire Johnson Addie May Charles James Mary Mary Ann 54 54 54 54 54 54 30 55 54 63 30 54 12 54 54 55 55 54 19 26 15 20 19 64 71 71 15 15 15

23 30 42

H

Hagler Dora Hall 39

32 52

Hooper

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Millicent Apperson Robert Sarah Jones Bolling Edith C. Elizabeth Wood Fayette Henry John Thomas Marie Mary Saunders Nancy Ann Robert L Sarah E Silas L. Susan Laura Thomas Wennie Lena Jordan

26 15 15 42 25 73 20 22 20 23 17 26 15 54 54 44 44 20 3 23

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Kelly Alice Amanda Kendall Abraham Sophronia Ellen Kennady Arbney Earl Paul Kerlin Robert Killiam Killingham Aron Kimble Ida Kirkland Louisa 57 71 71 40 40 40 59 52 42 63 44

Sarah "Sallie" Leonard Daniel S. Lewis Amarylis Ann Jane Jane "Jennie" Lloyd Grady Litchford Arthur Lockado Rosina B Love W.T. Wm T Low Mrs. Mary Lowery Daniel Loyd James Lynch Barbara Mary Lyons Melvin

63 20 3 16 19 3 27 16 72 72 15 44 27 15, 16 15 17

Elmyra McDowell Elizabeth M McEntire RU McGeachy A. A., Rev. McGhee John F. McGillivray Alexander McIntosh Chilly William McIntyre McKibbin Charlotte A McKinnie Ava John A. Sarah R McMahan DB McMullen Morrell Rube McNatt Ben F McNeal Johnson Mealer John Meigs Sylvanus Melton Absalomia Meniac Miles

73 34 32, 33 12, 55 24 52 52 52 52 52 52 52 42 69 39 39 39 32, 33 38 38 54 30 13 60 15 52 42

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Maddera Micajah William A Mahon William, Rev. Mann Archibald Martin Charles C. Hattie M. Letitia Jane Davis Booth Mary Nancy C Susannah W Massey Lucy M Matthews David Mattox Anna May Margaret E William McAlister McCaniels Sam McClendon John McDougald 72 72 22 29 24 47 24 18 50, 51 61 61 64 17 61 26 67

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Lacy Edmund Lankford Ruth Larson Emaline Lauderdale John Mary Lawrence Hazel Lee 15 15 3 65 65 21

63 34

Miller Guion Hazel J Henry L WH Milton Minnie A. Minor Nancy Missouri Columbia Mitchell James Montgomery

47 68 68 31 73 15 50 18

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Sophronia Moore Colonel Elijah Maggie Mae Predum Morris Jemima Thomas Morrison Sally Moseley Alfred Mosser Ida Mulholland WG Muller Marie Elisabeth Samuel Mullins Susanna Myers J.A. Sarah C

66 20 72 34 3 22 34, 44 34 71 12 56 72 68 68 29 31 31

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Parmalee Esther Pate Mary Patterson Sallie Lenora Paxton Margaret Payne Mattie Lee Peay Ann James H Peerman Edward G. Perdue Perkins Rebecca Perrenot Theodore Francis Perrow Daniel Battersby Elizabeth Mary Perry Pew A.D. Elizabeth P. "Bettie" Pewett Nancy Pollock John Morris L. Puckett James Lizzie Purvis Alexander James James, Jr. James, Sr. John Joseph W.H.H. William 13, 60 64 2 18 58 15 15 26 20 15 12 16 16 16 11

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Nash Massie Neal William Franklin Neely Charley E Neighbors Jimmy Nelson Frank New Edmund Noble Rebecca North Elizabeth Martha Susan Peter Thomas 21 50 42 41 20 23 15 34 26 19 20 20

26 26 28 63 17 27, 30 20 42 43 43 43 43 43 43 43 43

Edward Ramey Margaret Ramy Margaret Rankin Nell Rasberry William Wm Rath Louisa Phillip Von Ratliff Catherine Read Joseph Ready William Rector Mary Virginia Reddig Mary A Reece Sarah Jane Reed Elizabeth Reynolds Henrietta A Rhea Nancy J Rhett Sarah Rhode Rice Margaret Ann Margaret M Richardson Amos Bryant Edward Owen Elizabeth Elma Jane Mary Sanford Owen Sarah Ridgway Robertson John John S Rebecca A Rogers Eula Roper Mary Rosser Aubrey

29 57 56, 57 18 43 43 59 59 44 44 16 17 68 50 72 59 61 44 42 54 60 71 71 71 71 71 72 71 72 56 19, 29 41 41 59 19 21

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Ould Lyle, Dr Owen Feeby Sam A 23 39 39

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Rowan William Rucker John Isaac "Ike" Jones Russell Alice Llewellen E Oliver Franklin Pocahontas Sarah Victoria Victor Hugo William Sumpter

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Lawrence B. Steele Alexander Alexander, Sr. Elizabeth Elizabeth "Betsy Or Betty" Steen Stell Elizabeth George Seleta Stephens Dode Stephenson Fletcher E. P. Stepheson F E B, Dr. Stevens Rebina Stone Allsy Story Stratton A. M. Stubbs Jennie Sublett Wm. A. Swift Nancy J.

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Turnley Rosa Belle William Francis Tweedy Edwin "Bunn" Joseph, Jr. Tyler William V.

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Vester Solomon Vick Amanda John W 39 72 72

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Savage Henry Schontz Anna Scott Harold R Shackleton Mary William Shafer Philip Shannon Wm K Sharpton George Slaborn William Sledd Mary M. Thomas Sliger George N Isaac T Sluder Fannie Jim Smith Anna Claudie Rufus Lee Roy Sarah Susie Sneed James Mary Ann Spencer Himias Staples William H. Stapleton Nancy Stearns 59 59 71 30 30 16 38 44 15 15 15 61 61 59 59 42 72 34 59 60 51 15 14, 15 29 22 66

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Walker Dr. Joseph H. William W Wallace Hugh, Jr. Wallenbaum Peter, Dr. Ward Art Emily J Wasenich Delmer Gladyes Lillian Lucille Watkins Rhoda G. "Mary" William Weatherford Billy Weir Sarah O Welborn Mathursa Ann West Edmund Joshua Julia Ann White Lucy Whitney Lucretia Whitten Jeremiah Wilburn Julia P Wilkerson BF 18 22 15 29 17 60 39 39 42 42 42 42 23 28 52 61 61 15 15 15 15 67, 68 53 72 61

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Talley Gatewood Tharp William Thompson Frank Fuller John Samuel S Thomas William Milton William Thurman Edward Tipton Margaret Torrence Leonora Zephna "Leah" Trevillian Edyth Virginia James William Tunstill Littleberry Martha Turner Nancy 15 15 53 27 53 23 22 20 69 24 14 14 29 27 69

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John William Williams Cynthia A Eliza Jane Emma Jerruina J Jeruina J. Mary Jane Polly R. Richard William F Willson Wilson Parmilla Winegar Julia Etta Norris Womack Keziah Wood Anne V. Edmund Elizabeth Elizabeth D. Green A. John Mildred Woodall Nancy Woodson Edwin R. Obadiah Wright Eli Ella Frances Naomi Mamie

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Alabama Andalusia 3 Atmore 52 Baldwin County 66 Clark County 64 Clarke County 12, 64 Conecuh County 63, 64 Covington County 13, 61, 63, 64 Loango 3 Red Level 3 Dallas County 63 Escambia County 64, 67 Huntsville 64 Jefferson County 62 Loango 61 Madison County 62, 64 Mobile 63 Monroe County Claiborne Cemetery 64 Montgomery Oakwood Cemetery 64 Pickens County 72 Pike County 12 Saint Clair County 63 Arizona Tucson 58 Arkansas Hamburg 73 Montgomery County 59 Scott County 71

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66 51 66 66 66 66 63 66 66 51 50 66 65 62, 63, 65

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Illinois Jackson County Raddle Vergennes Oak Forest Perry County Rock Island County Rock Island Indiana Crawfordsville Lafayette Madison Morocco Mt Ayr Mulberry Newton County Mt Ayr Perry County McElvain Cemetery Rensselaer Mt Ayr Methodist Church Tippecanoe County Warren County Newton 59 59 68 59 68 71 71 56 67 67 71 68 67 59 68 71 67 67

C

California Long Beach Los Angeles Oroville Santa Clara San Jose Torrance Connecticut Middlesex County Killingsworth Killingworth 56 68 25 61 68 60 60

Y

Young Michael C. Youngblood Benjamin 28, 30 63

K

Kentucky Campbell County Clinton County Gallatin County Hardin County Hopkins County Kenton County Lincoln County Muhlenberg Muhlenburg County Pendleton County Falmouth Trimble County Milton 56 51 12, 56, 57 71 14 56, 57 71 61 14 12, 57 56 56

F

Florida Lake County 55

Z

Zuber WP 32

G

Georgia Bibb County Chatham County Cherokee County Dalton 66 66 66 50, 52

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Louisiana Ascension Parish Calcasieu Parish Carroll Parish Catahoula Parish De Soto Parish Lafayette Parish Morehouse County Bastrop New Orleans Orleans Parish Rapides Parish Red River City Sabine Parish 37 38 38 37 37, 38 37 3 44 37, 38 37, 38 66 38

M

Massachsetts Colraine Massachusetts Hingham Michigan Mt Clemens Minnesota Winona County Mississippi Clay County Early Grove Grenada Itawamba County Lee County Tupelo Marshall County Noxubee County Oxford Oxford County Pontotoc County Rankin County Tippah County Ripley Union County Missouri Boone County Butler County Poplar Bluff Franklin County Jackson County New Florence Saline County Marshall 13 60 58 68 72 72 72 73 58 72 73 72 73 58 34, 42 73 58 51 12 26 68 26 23

New York Allegheny County Allen Broome County Colesville Delaware County Andes Schoharie County Gilboa Washington County Easton North Carolina Durham County Durham Leeksville Mecklenburg County Topton Wesser

67 67 60 60 67 68 67 17 17 44 52 52

Sumpter County Union District,

62 44

T

Tennessee Dandridge 19, 20 Dekalb County 13 Fayette County 72 Hardeman County 72 Henderson County 55 Knox County Knoxville 61 Mt Olive Cemetery 61 Lincoln County 55 McMinn County 22, 59 Morgan County 69 Pulaski 55 Sumter County 65 Williamson County 27 Texas Alta 23 Angelina County 38 Bastrop County 39 Baylor County 39 Bell County 39 Blanco County 39 Bosque County 39 Brazoria County 39 Brazos County 39 Brown County 37, 40, 55 Burleson County 40 Burnet County 40 Callahan County 40 Cameron County 37 Clay County 37 Coleman County 36, 37, 41 Collin County 36, 40 Delta County 59 Dewitt County 36 Cuero 54 Ellis County 12 Erath County 31 Fayette County 55 Muldoon 54 Galveston County 36 Grimes County 31 Iola 34 Zion Cemetery 34 Hardin County 36 Harrison County 36 Johnson County 36 Lamar County 36, 41 Lamb County 41 Lampasas County 41 Lavaca County 41 Lee County 41 Leon County 42 Liberty County 41

O

Ohio Sandusky Warren County Salem Township Oklahoma Mayes County Sallisaw Oregon Monroe Salem 18 12 56 12 67 25

P

Pennsylvania Allegheny County Chester County Erie Concord 56 22 60

R

Rhode Island Bristol Russia Balzer Saratov 68 68

S

South Carolina Abbeville County Charleston Charleston County Chester County Columbia County Edgefield District Kershaw County Laurens County Richland County 62 44 62 45 34 44 62 62 14, 63

N

Nebraska Lancaster County Lincoln Lincoln 68 68

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Lubbock County Maury County McLennan County McMullen County Montague County Parker County Red River County Rockwell County Sherman Tarrant County Fort Worth Ft Worth Upshur County Williamson County Wilson County Zavalla County

42 54 37 12, 55 59 36 36 59 24 58 58 42 42 42 42

V

Vermont Windham County Grafton 67 Virginia Albemarle 60 Albemarle County 14 Appomattox County Appomattox Courthouse 18 Bedford County 16 Big Island 25 Buckingham County 23 Campbell County 25, 27, 29 Concord 22 Plum Branch 24 Spring Mills 25 Charlotte County 29 Chesterfield 14 Henrico County 14, 15 Lunenburg County 28, 30 Pamplin 23 Prince Edward County 30 Richmond 14

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