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Francis Marion Posey (1814 - abt. 1885)

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Francis Marion Posey
Born in Jasper County, Georgia, USAmap
Husband of — married in Coosa County, Alabama, USAmap
Husband of — married in Winston County,Alabamamap
Died about in Franklin County, Alabama, USAmap
10 May 2016
02:46: Darlene Bissonnette edited the Biography for Francis Posey. (Edited biography after merge.) [Thank Darlene for this | 1 thank-you received]
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Francis Marion POSEY was born in 1814 in Jasper, Georgia, USA as the fourth child of Squire Posey and Sara Pate.[1] He had ten siblings, namely: Nancy A., Allen, Seborn, Mary Polly, Martha, Gilbert, Drucilla, Singleton, Elijah, and Andrew. When he was 28, he married Sarah Ann Wilmet WALDROP on 15 Jan 1842 in Coosa, Alabama, USA. He died in 1885 in Franklin, Alabama, USA (Age: 71). [2]

Francis Marion POSEY was buried in Posey Mill Cemetery located in Franklin, Alabama, USA.[3]

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  1. Entered by Sherri Posey, Monday, December 16, 2013.
  2. Entered by Jason Crews on Saturday, August 16, 2014.
  3. Entered by Jason Crews on Saturday, August 16, 2014.
  4. Entered by Jason Crews on Saturday, August 16, 2014.


Thank you to Sherri Posey for creating Posey-694 on 16 Dec 13. Click the Changes tab for the details on contributions by Sherri and others.

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On March 27, 2016 at 20:13GMT Robin Lee wrote:

Posey-970 and Posey-694 appear to represent the same person because: same/similar dates, same wife

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