James Franklin

James Wilson Franklin (1825 - 1905)

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James Wilson Franklin
Born in Loango, Covington County, Alabama, United States of Americamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married about in Alabama, United States of Americamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Covington County, Alabama, United States of Americamap
Profile last modified | Created 16 Oct 2013
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Biography

Census

Census:
Date: 30 SEP 1850
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Census:
Date: 1866
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Census:
Date: 30 AUG 1870
Place: Andalusia, Covington county, Alabama
Census:
Date: 22 JUN 1880
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Census:
Date: 21 JUN 1900
Place: Loango, Covington county, Alabama

Property

Property: 119.63 acres, W 1/2 of NE 1/4 and NE 1/4 of NW 1/4 of S10 T4 R14E
Date: 1 NOV 1858
Place: Covington County, Alabama

Event

Event: private, CSA
Type: Military
Date: FROM 28 APR 1863 TO 1 JUN 1865
Note: CSA Co I, 6th Alabama Cavalry regiment, enlisted 25 SEP 1863 honorably discharged on 18 MAR 1865. CSA Pension Application Packet. Civil War Records-Office Provost Marshal, Montomgery, AL June 1, 1865 describes James W. as 5'10" tall with dark hair, gray eyes, and dark complexion.
Event:
Type: Voter regist
Date: 22 JUN 1867
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Event: appears on the Auditor's Roll for CSA pension recipients
Type: Pension
Date: 19 OCT 1900
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Event: appears on the Auditor's Roll for CSA pension recipients
Type: Pension
Date: 11 NOV 1901
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Event: appears on the Auditor's Roll for CSA pension recipients
Type: Pension
Date: 29 OCT 1902
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Event: appears on the Auditor's Roll for CSA pension recipients
Type: Pension
Date: 20 OCT 1903
Place: Covington County, Alabama
Event: Accepted as CSA patriot by UDC
Type: Misc
Date: 2007

Buried in Bethesda Cemetery, Loango, Covington County, Alabama.[1][2]

Sources

  1. Tombstone.
  2. Family knowledge and interviews with family and research by Lisa R. Franklin from 1980 to present.
  • 1850 census
  • 1880 census
  • US Federal Census - 17 Jul 1860, Andalusia, Covington County, AL.
  • Alabama death certificates for children
  • Civil War Records
  • Early History of Covington County, Alabama 1821-1871 by Wyley D. Ward, p. 338. (attached)
  • Author: Franklin, Lisa R., Title: The Franklins of Covington County, AL, 6 editions, 1991-2006.
  • 1900 census
  • Family knowledge


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Images: 4
Andalusia Star News Article - Willson Franklin Family
Andalusia Star News Article - Willson Franklin Family

Lisa's UDC pins - Franklin brothers
Lisa's UDC pins - Franklin brothers

Covington County, AL Registered Voters, 1867
Covington County, AL Registered Voters, 1867

1860 census
1860 census

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