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From: "cassie" <>
Subject: Who is JOHN GREEN FRANKS? Van Zandt Co., TX.
Date: Sun, 23 May 1999 11:15:30 -0500


I feel that I should know something about John Green Franks, but just can
not remember. Can anyone help?

"JOHN GREEN FRANKS

JOHN GREEN FRANKS, with his wife MARY MAGLEAN SCOTT FRANKS moved to Dumont,
northwest corner of King County, from Wills Point, Van Zant County, Texas,
in about 1891. They were active in helping establish both the Baptist
Church and the school at Dumont.

John Green Franks was born in 1855 and Mary Maglean Scott was born May 21,
1861 at Wills Point, Texas. Both are buried in the Flomot Cemetery. Lela
Elmina Parker Franks was born June 5, 1883 at Wills Point and now resides
with Benard Parker at Crosbyton, TX. Asa Franks was born September 5, 1885
and passed away in 1968 and is buried at the Farmington, New Mexico
Cemetery.

Dora Elyzebith Davidson Franks was born September 21, 1887 and is deceased.
Georgia Thomas Franks was born September 28, 1892 and resides with Bessie
Adams at Malakaff, Texas. Hester Donell Franks was born December 3, 1894
and resides with Stella May McSpadden at Quanah, Texas. Calvin Franks was
born December 25, 1896 and passed away in 1974 and is buried in the Flomot
Cemetery. Cheston Franks was born March 1, 1902 and passed away in 1975 and
is buried in the Tulia Cemetery." Article by Benard Parker, Crosbyton, TX.
May 1975.

Is the above John Green Franks a son of John Franks listed below? John
Franks b. 1816 was a son of Peter Franks.

Descendants of John Franks

1 John Franks b: April 16, 1816 Missouri d: Van Zandt Co. Texas
. +Elizabeth C. b: 1819 Tennessee
....... 2 Franky Franks b: 1838 Bienville Parish, Louisiana
.......... +Thomas P. Gillam m: March 15, 1857 Van Zandt Co. Texas
....... 2 Martha Franks b: 1838 Bienville Parish, Louisiana
....... 2 Jasper Franks b: 1841 Bienville Parish, Louisiana
.......... +Permelia Dukes m: July 05, 1866 Van Zandt Co. Texas
....... 2 Marion Franks b: 1843 Bienville Parish, Louisiana
....... 2 Julia A. Franks b: August 29, 1845 Union Co. Arkansas d: 1937
Bangs, Texas Age at death: 92 est.
.......... +McDonald C. Coalson m: March 16, 1865 Canton, Texas
................ 3 Mac I.C.M. Coalson b: February 1866 Rusk Co. Texas d:
1940 Age at death: 74 est.
................ 3 Isaac Newton Coalson b: September 1868 Rusk Co. Texas
d: August 07, 1921 California Age at death: 52 est.
................... +Willie Cannon m: 1895
................ 3 Alice L. Coalson b: July 1872 rusk Co. Texas d: 1952
Age at death: 80 est.
................... +(__________) Lindsay
................ 3 Lille D. Coalson b: September 1874 Coryell Co. Texas
d: 1956 Age at death: 82 est.
................... +(_____________) McKnight
................ 3 James Monroe Coalson b: January 18, 1877 Mason Co.
Texas d: August 25, 1950 Brady, Texas Age at death: 73
................... +Melonie Belle Bumguardner b: 1905
................ 3 Rosa L. Coalson b: June 1879
................ 3 Douglas Coalson b: July 1882 Mason Co. Texas d: June
12, 1943 Age at death: 60 est.
................... +Eunice E. Heard m: 1910
................ 3 Oscolo Coalson b: March 1885 Mason Co. Texas d:
February 26, 1943 Age at death: 57 est.
................... +Willie Mae Johnson m: 1907
....... 2 Newton Franks b: 1847 Bienville Parish, Louisiana
.......... +Henrietta "Etta" Norman b: 1857 Mississippi m: January 29, 1871
Van Zandt, Texas
................ 3 Zona Franks b: 1875
................... +T. F. Hubbard m: August 02, 1893 Van Zandt, Texas
................ 3 Pearce Franks b: December 1880
................... +Nelia Gahart m: February 14, 1900 Van Zandt Co.
Texas
....... 2 Phillip Franks b: 1850 Bienville Parish, Louisiana

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