James Seers1

#3621
Last EditedMar 10, 2003
ChartsDescendants of John and Elizabeth Carder
Marriage*31 July 1794 Principal=Orpha Carder1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Jeff Hendricks at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jhendri771&id=I003. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Hiley Sexton1

#3269
Last EditedFeb 15, 2003
Married Name1858 Rader1 
Marriage*1858 Principal=George William Rader1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Submitted by Bernie Moore-Knowles of Phoenix, Arizona at
    Rootsweb - Izard Co., AR http://listsearches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/ifetch2?/u1/textindices/A/ARIZARD+2003+7231363496+F. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.

Sythia Shackleford1

#3530
Last EditedMar 10, 2003
Married Name White1 
Marriage* Principal=David White1 

Family

David White b. 1778, d. 1855
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Jeff Hendricks at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jhendri771&id=I003. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Benjamin Franklin Sharp1,2

#2981, (1814 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*1814 Alabama, USA3 
Marriage*12 February 1847 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; Principal=Mary "Polly" Gann1,2 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Polly Sharpe", age 37, white, female, born AL, cannot write. Living with Benj. Sharpe and 5 children. Livining next door to John and Cassie Gann.; Principal=Mary "Polly" Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Head*22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Benj. Sharpe", HH #37, age 56, white, male, farmer, personal estate $500, born AL, cannot read or write. Living with Polly Sharpe and 5 children. Livining next door to John and Cassie Gann.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Resident=Mary "Polly" Gann, Resident=Martha J. Sharp, Resident=Dimmoh Sharp, Resident=Mary Sharp, Resident=Eugenia Sharp, Resident=Sarah Sharp3 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Martha J. Sharpe", age 17, female, born MS, cannot write. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=Martha J. Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Dimmoh (?) Sharpe", age 14, female, born MS, cannot write. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=Dimmoh Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Mary Sharpe", age 10, female, born AR. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=Mary Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Eugenia Sharpe", age 7, male, born AR. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=Eugenia Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Enum22 June 1870 Mississippi, USA; "Sarah Sharpe", age 3, female, born MS. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=Sarah Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18703 
Cen-Enum15 June 1880 Tate County, Mississippi, USA; "Polly Sharp", white, female, age 47, wife of B. F. Sharp, keeping house, born AL, parents born AL (should be TN). Living with husband and 2 daughters and one granddaughter.; Principal=Mary "Polly" Gann, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18804 
Cen-Head*15 June 1880 Mississippi, USA; "B. F. Sharp", HH #251, white, male, age 68, married, farmer, born AL, parents born AL. Living with wife, Polly, two daughters, and one granddaughter.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1880, Resident=Mary "Polly" Gann, Resident=Martha J. Sharp, Resident=C. B. Sharp, Resident=Ollie B. Swofford4 
Cen-Enum15 June 1880 Mississippi, USA; "Martha J. Swofford", white, female, age 26, daughter of B.F. Sharp, widowed, born MS, parents born AL. Living with parents and one daughter.; Principal=Martha J. Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18803 
Cen-Enum15 June 1880 Mississippi, USA; "C. B. Sharp (first name is unreadable), age 6, daughter of B. B. Sharp, born MS, parents born AL. Living with parents and one sister and one niece.; Principal=C. B. Sharp, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18803 
Cen-Enum15 June 1880 Mississippi, USA; "Ollie B. Swofford", age 4, female, granddaughter of B. J. Sharp, born MS, father TN, mother AL. Living with grandparents and mother, Martha.; Principal=Ollie B. Swofford, Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 18803 

Family

Mary "Polly" Gann b. 1833
Marriage*12 February 1847 Mississippi, USA; Principal=Mary "Polly" Gann1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, DeSoto County, MS marriage listings 1845-51 at http://www.rootsweb.com. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  2. [S48] Researcher Dick D. Fox, http://lockhart1957.tripod.com/index-GEN.html
  3. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.
  4. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, Tate County, Enumeration District 181 p. 187C Image #39 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.

C. B. Sharp1

#3020, (1874 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1874 Mississippi, USA1 
Cen-Enum*15 June 1880 Tate County, Mississippi, USA; "C. B. Sharp (first name is unreadable), age 6, daughter of B. B. Sharp, born MS, parents born AL. Living with parents and one sister and one niece.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1880, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp2 

Citations

  1. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, Tate County, Enumeration District 181 p. 187C Image #39 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.
  2. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Dimmoh Sharp1

#3007, (1856 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1856 Mississippi, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Dimmoh (?) Sharpe", age 14, female, born MS, cannot write. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Eugenia Sharp1

#3009, (1863 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1863 Arkansas, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Eugenia Sharpe", age 7, male, born AR. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Martha J. Sharp1

#3006, (1853 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1853 Mississippi, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Martha J. Sharpe", age 17, female, born MS, cannot write. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 
Married Namecirca 1875 Swofford2 
Marriage*circa 1875 Principal=(?) Swofford2 
(Witness) Deathbefore 1880 Principal=(?) Swofford2 
Cen-Enum*15 June 1880 Tate County, Mississippi, USA; "Martha J. Swofford", white, female, age 26, daughter of B.F. Sharp, widowed, born MS, parents born AL. Living with parents and one daughter.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1880, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 

Family

(?) Swofford d. b 1880
Child

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.
  2. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, Tate County, Enumeration District 181 p. 187C Image #39 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.

Mary Sharp1

#3008, (1860 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1860 Arkansas, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Mary Sharpe", age 10, female, born AR. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Mary Martin Sharp1

#3677, (24 September 1747 - February 1818)
Last EditedMay 31, 2004
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*24 September 1747 Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA2 
Married Name15 January 1768 Galbreath3 
Marriage*15 January 1768 St. James Episcopal Church, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA; Principal=Arthur Galbreath2 
Death*February 1818 Hawkins County, Tennessee, USA4 

Family

Arthur Galbreath b. 14 Jan 1728, d. 1818
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Lancaster County,PA genweb at http://www.pa-roots.com/~lancaster/court/tax/londonderry1751.html. Taken from Lancaster County Genealogy Project Board.
    . Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  2. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Michael Busse at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2766964&id=I556. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Kathy Henderson at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=khenderson8927&id=I1260
  4. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Jim Kyle at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=jkyleokc&id=I0645
  5. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Mara Harris at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=spacm7&id=I0681
  6. [S25] Ancestry.com, Submitted by Monty Pitts at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=findpitts&id=I3176
  7. [S96] Clan Galbraith Association. Hereinafter cited as Clan Galbraith Association.

Sarah Sharp1

#3010, (1867 - )
Last EditedNov 23, 2002
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 b. 1814
Mother*Mary "Polly" Gann1 b. 1833
Birth*1867 Mississippi, USA1 
Cen-Enum*22 June 1870 DeSoto County, Mississippi, USA; "Sarah Sharpe", age 3, female, born MS. Living with Benjamin and Polly Sharpe, and 4 other children.; Principal=MS DeSoto Co Census 1870, Witness=Benjamin Franklin Sharp1 

Citations

  1. [S9] U.S. Census 1870, www.ancestry.com, Mississippi, DeSoto County, Arkabutla P.O., Town 6, Range 9, p. 412A. Image #829 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1870.

Polly Sharpe1

#3900
Last EditedApr 27, 2003
Married Name7 July 1772 Gann1 
Marriage*7 July 1772 Guilford County, North Carolina, USA; Bondsman was Nathan Gann and Witness was Saml. Henderson.; Principal=Samuel Gann1 

Citations

  1. [S110] Guilford County Genealogical Society, compiler, Guilford County, North Carolina Marriages 1771-1868 (Greensboro, NC: , 1981), p. 63. Hereinafter cited as Guilford Co. NC Marriages.

Anna Rebecca Sharrah

#4043, (7 November 1869 - 1 April 1937)
Last EditedJan 14, 2006
Father*John A. Sharrah1 b. s 1835, d. b 1937
Mother*Eliza A. Shultz b. s 1835, d. b 1937
Name Variation Galbraith 
Birth*7 November 1869 Franklin Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Date based on age on tombstone. However, date in census of 1900 states Oct., 1869.2,3 
Married Name7 April 1892 Galbreath4 
Marriage*7 April 1892 Arendtsville Lutheran Church, Franklin Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Newspaper Article stated:
Joseph Galbraith of Cumberland Co. and Annie Sharrah of Franklin Township married 07 April 1892.; Principal=Joseph T. Galbreath4,5 
Death*1 April 1937 Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Obit. states:
"Mrs. Anna Rebecca Galbraith, 67, wife of Joseph T. Galbraith, died at her home, 33 West Middle Street, Thursday at 3:45 o'clock from a complication of diseases. She had been in ill health for several years and was bedfast the last four weeks. The deceased was born in Franklin township, a daughter of the late John A. and Eliza A. (Shultz) Sharrah. She lived in Gettysburg the last 33 years and was a member of the Presbyterian church and the Pocahontas lodge. In additon to her husband she is survived by nine children: Mrs. T. Roy Enoch, John S., Lloyd C., and Mrs. Mary Trout, all of Gettysburg, Mrs. Daniel A. Strum, Jefferson City, Missouri; Margaret L. at home; Harold T., Bedford; Mrs. Harold Crowell, Gettysburg, Lorene A., at home; 16 granchildren and seven brothers and sisters, Jacob H., George W., Mary J., Oliver D., and emory L. Sharrah, all of Franklin township and Jennie L. Sharrah and Mrs. George Hampton, Gettysburg. Funeral sevices Slunday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the H. B. Bender and son funeral home, with the deceased's pastor, the Rev. Frederick B. Crane, officiating. Private internment in Evergreen cemetery."; Witness=Joseph T. Galbreath2 
Burial*April 1937 Evergreen Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA; Age 67-4-24.6 

Family

Joseph T. Galbreath b. Aug 1869, d. 18 Apr 1943
Children

Citations

  1. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, PA, Franklin County, Guilford Township, sheet #9.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.
  2. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, Gettysburg, PA, 3 April 1937. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Compiler.
  3. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, PA, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Sheet #4.
  4. [S115] Gettysburg Sentinel, Gettysburg, PA, 12 april 1892. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Sentinel.
  5. [S137] Edith Beard Cannon, Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County [Pennsylvania], 1946) p. 101. Her source the register of Arendtsville Lutheran Church.. Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County.
  6. [S137] Edith Beard Cannon, Genealogical Reports for the Historical Sociey of York County, p. 105.
  7. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, 7 May 1921.
  8. [S114] Gettysburg Compiler, 16 Nov 1940.
  9. [S123] Star and Sentinel, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 16 Nov 1940. Hereinafter cited as Gettysburg Star and Sentinel.

John A. Sharrah1

#4991, (say 1835 - before 1937)
Last EditedJan 14, 2006
Birth*say 1835  
Marriage* Principal=Eliza A. Shultz1 
Death*before 1937 1 

Family

Eliza A. Shultz b. s 1835, d. b 1937
Child

Citations

  1. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, PA, Franklin County, Guilford Township, sheet #9.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.

John Shaver1

#1517, (circa 1745 - 7 March 1835)
Last EditedAug 9, 2001
Birth*circa 1745 Ephrata, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA1 
Marriage*circa 1769 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA; Principal=Mary Blackwelder1 
Death*7 March 1835 Randolph County, Arkansas, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://www.geocities.com/~arslanm/blackwelder/desc6.txt . Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.

Hoyt Shaw1

#3372
Last EditedFeb 21, 2003
Marriage* Principal=Verna Franks1 

Citations

  1. [S86] Itawamba Historical Society - Bob Franks, editor, An Itawamba Sampler (Matachie, MS: Matachie Printing, 1990), p. 63.. Hereinafter cited as Itawamba Sampler.

Sarah Jane Sheffield1

#3301, (3 March 1875 - 20 March 1964)
Last EditedFeb 21, 2003
Birth*3 March 1875 Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA; Daughter of William Sheffield and Charity Fowler Brown.2 
Married Name8 August 1897 Franks1 
Marriage*8 August 1897 Mississippi, USA; Principal=Thomas Walker Franks1 
(Witness) Death1898 Principal=Noonan Franks2 
(Witness) Deathcirca 1899 Principal=Delbert Franks2 
(Witness) Deathcirca 1918 Principal=Agnes Franks2 
(Witness) Deathcirca 1918 Principal=Ceburn Franks2 
Death*20 March 1964 Shiloh, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA1 

Family

Thomas Walker Franks b. 30 Jun 1878, d. 5 Jul 1947
Marriage*8 August 1897 Mississippi, USA; Principal=Thomas Walker Franks1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Posted by Chad D. Baus at
    http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=frankshaus&id=I886. . Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S86] Itawamba Historical Society - Bob Franks, editor, An Itawamba Sampler (Matachie, MS: Matachie Printing, 1990), p. 63.. Hereinafter cited as Itawamba Sampler.

Susanna Shelby1

#1805
Last EditedDec 29, 2001
Married Name Alexander1 
Marriage* Principal=Dan Alexander1 

Family

Dan Alexander
Child

Citations

  1. [S64] S. Janelle Karchaske, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina Cemetery Records, Version 2 (Charlotte, NC 28217: Family History Researchers and Publishers, July 1995). Hereinafter cited as Mecklenburg Count North Carolina Cemeteries.

Sarah Shepperson1

#2621, (1855 - )
Last EditedMar 8, 2003
ChartsDescendants of James McKamie
Descendants of John and Catherine Galbreath
Birth*1855 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Son, William Henry's obituary states that she was born in Bedford County.1 
Married Name24 December 1873 McCamy2,3 
Marriage*24 December 1873 Tennessee, USA; Principal=William H. McKamey2,3 
Married Name1874 McKamie3 

Family

William H. McKamey b. c 1850, d. 29 Jul 1915
Children

Citations

  1. [S46] Rootsweb,, posted by Marjory M. Watts (e-mail address) on 8 Jul 2001, message listed under "Robert Henry McKamey". Her source are notes from the Hoover Funeral Home in Shelbyville, TN stating that Robert Henry's mother is Sarah Shepperson.. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb.
  2. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  3. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, Volume 2 (Smyrna, TN: 1991), page 214. . Hereinafter cited as My Findings.
  4. [S70] Lillian Vesta Brown-Johnson, My Findings, p. 215.

William H. Shepperson1

#2741
Last EditedMay 26, 2002
Marriage*15 May 1869 Bedford County, Tennessee, USA; Principal=Eliza C. McCamy1 

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, Posting on Genforum, Bedford Co, Tn forum, message #465: Original source from Bedford County Courthouse records, microfillm #0476043-0476047. Posted by Nathalie Killian.. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.

George Washington Sherman1

#4073, (February 1866 - )
Last EditedJun 5, 2003
Birth*February 1866 Arkansas, USA1 
Marriage* Principal=Mary F. Franks1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:1696826&id=I94028659 Posted by Jonnie Sherman Powell.. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Vera Shields1

#2530, (20 February 1902 - 19 March 1936)
Last EditedApr 3, 2002
Birth*20 February 1902 1 
Married Name Franks1 
Marriage* Principal=Troy Franks1 
(Witness) Death28 October 1922 Principal=Irene Franks1 
Death*19 March 1936 1 
Burial*March 1936 Walton Cemetery, Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA; Vera's gravestone states she is the wife of Troy Franks, her daughter, Irene, is buried beside her.1 

Family

Troy Franks
Child

Citations

  1. [S69] Betty Burton-Cruber, compiler, Cemetery Markings - Itawamba County, Mississippi (Amory, MS: Amory Advertiser, 1978), p. 518. Hereinafter cited as Cemetery Markings of Itawamba County, Mississippi.

Mary Louise Shipley1

#1106, (April 1853 - )
Last EditedJan 25, 2003
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Franks and Morning Fisher
Descendants of Nicholas Fisher and Elizabeth Kearse
Descendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*April 1853 Tennessee, USA; 1900 census states she and her parents were born in Missouri, 1910 census says parents born TN, 1930 says AR.2,3 
Married Namecirca 1871 Franks1 
Marriage*1872 Principal=Isaac Lemuel Franks4,5,3 
Cen-Enum*3 June 1880 Lick Mountain, Conway County, Arkansas, USA; "Louiza Franks", wife of Isaac L., age 27, keeping house, born TN, parents born TN. Living with husband and 4 children, also living with Jeremiah Franks family, Isaac's brother.; Principal=AR Conway Co Census 1880, Witness=Isaac Lemuel Franks2 
Cen-Enum*23 June 1900 Caldwell County, Texas, USA; "Lou Franks", wife of Isaac, white, female, born Apr. 1853, age 47, married 29 years, has had 13 children, all still living, born Missouri, parents also, can read and write English. Living with husband and 8 of their children.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1900, Witness=Isaac Lemuel Franks3 
Cen-Enum*23 April 1910 Texas, USA; "Lousy Franks", wife of Isaac L., white, female, age 57, married 38 years, has had 13 children, all living. born Missouri, parents TN, living with husband and 5 children.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1910, Witness=Isaac Lemuel Franks5 
Cen-Enum*8 January 1920 Texas, USA; "Louise Franks", wife of I. L. Franks, white, female, age 66, married, can read English, born TN, parents born TN. Living with husband, son, and daughter-in-law.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1920, Witness=Isaac Lemuel Franks6 
Cen-Enum*16 April 1930 Texas, USA; "Louise Franks", mother of Arthur B., white, female, age 76, first married at 20, can read and write English, born AR as well as parents. Living with husband and on the same property as son, Arthur and his family.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1930, Witness=Arthur B. Franks4 

Family

Isaac Lemuel Franks b. 14 Mar 1852, d. 10 Jul 1932
Marriage*1872 Principal=Isaac Lemuel Franks4,5,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://members.tripod.com/~dickdfox/index-dickdfox.html
    Dick D. Fox's homepage. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  2. [S10] U.S. Census 1880, www.ancestry.com, Arkansas, Conway County, Lick Mountain, E.D. #41, p. 343A, Image 24 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1880.
  3. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, E. D. #126, Judicial Precinct #7, P. 219B, Image 30 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.
  4. [S26] Genealogy Website, ftp://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/tx/caldwell/cemetery/jeffery.txt.
  5. [S28] U.S. Census 1910, www.ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, Justice Precinct #7, E.D. 35, p. 274B. Image 10 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1910.
  6. [S29] U.S. Census 1920, www.ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, Justice Precinct #7, E. D. #63, p. 250A. Image #5 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1920.
  7. [S26] Genealogy Website, Tory Crook at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=tory&id=I6102

(?) Shollas1

#4234
Last EditedNov 8, 2003
Married Name (?) Range1 
Marriage* Principal=John Range1 

Citations

  1. [S125] York County, Pennsylvania Deed Books: Vol. 2-O, p. 68.. Hereinafter cited as York County Pennsylvania Deeds.

William Riley Shue1

#3183, (4 July 1835 - 25 July 1909)
Last EditedJan 6, 2003
Birth*4 July 1835 Stanley County, North Carolina, USA1 
Marriage*3 August 1866 Principal=Tyrissa Jane Franks1 
Death*25 July 1909 Sabine County, Louisianna, USA1 

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Rita Thompson
    http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2047301&id=I78. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Alberta Shults1

#4982
Last EditedJan 9, 2006
Name Variation Galbraith 
Married Name Galbreath1 
Marriage* Principal=John William Galbreath1 

Citations

  1. [S44] Email Message, from John Galbraith (e-mail address) to Pat Balkcom, 30 Dec 2005.

Eliza A. Shultz1

#4992, (say 1835 - before 1937)
Last EditedJan 14, 2006
Birth*say 1835 1 
Married Name Sharrah1 
Marriage* Principal=John A. Sharrah1 
Death*before 1937 1 

Family

John A. Sharrah b. s 1835, d. b 1937
Child

Citations

  1. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, PA, Franklin County, Guilford Township, sheet #9.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.

Claud Skidmore1

#3128, (April 1899 - )
Last EditedDec 27, 2002
Relationship2nd cousin of Zela Naomi Franks
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Franks and Morning Fisher
Descendants of Nicholas Fisher and Elizabeth Kearse
Descendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Father*Joseph H. Skidmore1 b. Feb 1873
Mother*Nancy Eleanor Franks1 b. 25 Nov 1872, d. 19 Nov 1956
Birth*April 1899 Arkansas, USA1 
Cen-Enum*11 June 1900 Caldwell County, Texas, USA; "Claud Skidmore", son of Joseph Skidmore, born April 1899, age 1 , born AR, parents born AR. Living with parents and one stepbrother.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1900, Witness=Joseph H. Skidmore1 

Citations

  1. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, E. D. #126, Judicial Precinct #7, P. 213B, Image 18 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.

Joseph H. Skidmore1,2

#1930, (February 1873 - )
Last EditedDec 27, 2002
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Franks and Morning Fisher
Descendants of Nicholas Fisher and Elizabeth Kearse
Descendants of Samuel and Elizabeth Gann
Birth*February 1873 Arkansas, USA; Parents were born in AR.2 
Marriage*1898 Principal=Nancy Eleanor Franks1,2 
Cen-Enum11 June 1900 Caldwell County, Texas, USA; "Nannie Skidmore", wife of Joseph, born Oct. 1872, age 27, married 2 years, has had 2 children, both still living, born AR, father AL, mother MS. Can read and write English. Living with husband, 2 sons, and next to her parents.; Principal=Nancy Eleanor Franks, Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 19002 
Cen-Head*11 June 1900 Texas, USA; "Joseph Skidmore", head of HH #155, white, male, born Feb. 1873, age 27, married 2 years, born in AR, parents born AR, farmer, employed all year, cannot read or write, rents his farm. Living with wife, son, and stepson, and next door to his in-laws (Jeremiah Thomas Franks).; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1900, Resident=Nancy Eleanor Franks, Resident=Claud Skidmore, Resident=Thomas Woods2 
Cen-Enum11 June 1900 Texas, USA; "Thomas Woods", stepson of Joseph Skidmore, born Dec. 1892, age 7, born TX, parents AR.; Principal=Thomas Woods, Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 19002 
Cen-Enum11 June 1900 Texas, USA; "Claud Skidmore", son of Joseph Skidmore, born April 1899, age 1 , born AR, parents born AR. Living with parents and one stepbrother.; Principal=Claud Skidmore, Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 19002 

Family

Nancy Eleanor Franks b. 25 Nov 1872, d. 19 Nov 1956
Child

Citations

  1. [S26] Compiled Records from Genealogy Mail List or Website, http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec?htx=message&r=rw&p=localities.northam.usa.states.oklahoma.counties.johnston&m=353 Posted by Cathy Squires (e-mail address). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy Website.
  2. [S33] U.S. Census 1900, ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, E. D. #126, Judicial Precinct #7, P. 213B, Image 18 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1900.

Octavy Skidmore1,2

#3143, (1878 - )
Last EditedJan 25, 2003
ChartsDescendants of Jeremiah Franks and Morning Fisher
Descendants of Nicholas Fisher and Elizabeth Kearse
Birth*1878 Arkansas, USA; Parents were born in Arkansas also.2,3 
Married Name1893 Williams2 
Marriage*1893 Principal=Leroy Pope Williams2 
(Witness) Deathbefore 1910 Principal=Unknown Williams2 
(Witness) Deathbefore 1910 Principal=Unknown Williams2 
(Witness) Deathbefore 1910 Principal=Unknown Williams2 
Cen-Enum*5 May 1910 Caldwell County, Texas, USA; "Octavy Williams", wife of Leroy P., white, female, age 32, married 17 years, has had 9 children, 6 still living, born AR, parents AR, can read and write English, living with parents and 6 children.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1910, Witness=Leroy Pope Williams2 
Cen-Enum*8 January 1920 Texas, USA; "Octavy Williams", wife of Lee, white, female, age 43, married, can read and write English, born AR, as were her parents, living with husband and 7 of her children.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1920, Witness=Leroy Pope Williams3 
Cen-Enum*April 1930 Texas, USA; "Octavia Williams", wife of Leroy P., white, female, age 52, first married at 16, born AR as well as parents, can read and write English, living with husband and 5 children.; Principal=TX Caldwell Co Census 1930, Witness=Leroy Pope Williams4 

Family

Leroy Pope Williams b. 22 Jul 1869, d. 9 Feb 1965
Marriage*1893 Principal=Leroy Pope Williams2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S25] Ancestry.com, Karen Grubaugh at http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=kgrubaugh&id=I11803. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S28] U.S. Census 1910, www.ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, Justice Precinct #7, E.D. 35, p. 280B. Image 22 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1910.
  3. [S29] U.S. Census 1920, www.ancestry.com, Texas, Caldwell County, Justice Precinct #7, E.D. 63, P. 250A.
    Image #5 at www.ancestry.com.. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1920.
  4. [S84] U.S. Census 1930, ancestry.com, TX, Caldwell Co., Precinct #4, District 14, Sheet 6A. Image #11 at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Census 1930.