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Stephen R. Franklin (1826 - 1863)

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Stephen R. Franklin
Born in Anderson, Kentuckymap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Anderson, Kentuckymap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Jul 2016
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Stephen was born in 1826. He was the son of William Franklin and Lydia Busey. [1] [2] He passed away in 1863.[3] [4]

On 4 February, 1862, he married Lucy A Ashby. [5] [6] She was the daughter of Zachariah Ashby and Louisiana Darnaby. Stephen and Lucy had the following children:

  1. Stephen Franklin, born about 1863. [7] [8]

Stephen Franklin died 27 May 1863 in Anderson county, Kentucky. [3] [4]


  1. In 1850, father Stephen Franklin was no longer living. His wife and most of their children (Stephen, Benjamin, James, Susan, Lydia)) are listed on the 1850 census.
  2. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Stephen Franklin in household of Lydia Franklin, Anderson county, part of, Anderson, Kentucky, United States; citing family 627, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. 3.0 3.1 See memorial for Stephen R Franklin on Find-A-Grave,
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965," database, FamilySearch ( : 20 October 2016), S. R. Franklin in entry for S.R. Franklin, 25 May 1933; citing Death, , Anderson, Kentucky, United States, certificate , Office of Vital Statistics, Frankfort; FHL microfilm 1,913,116.
  5. "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 11 October 2018), Stephen R Franklin and Lucy J Ashby, 4 Feb 1862; citing Spencer, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 482,494.
  6. "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018), Stephen R Franklin and Lucy J Ashby, 01 Feb 1862; citing Spencer, Kentucky, reference 528; FHL microfilm 482,496.
  7. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Lucy Franklin in household of Zacharah Ashby, Kentucky, United States; citing p. 3, family 15, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,998.
  8. Note that Stephen Franklin Sr. died in 1863. His wife Lucy Franklin lived with her son Stephen Franklin Jr. in 1870.

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