Peter Dubose "D" Franklin

3 June 1865–7 November 1933 (Age 68)
Santa Rosa, Florida, United States

The Life Summary of Peter Dubose "D"

When Peter Dubose "D" Franklin was born on 3 June 1865, in Santa Rosa, Florida, United States, his father, William Wyatt Franklin, was 54 and his mother, Sarah Sallie DuBose, was 39. He married Margaret Elizabeth Russell on 15 October 1885. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Red Rock, Toledo, Belize in 1900 and Beaver Creek, Okaloosa, Florida, United States for about 10 years. He died on 7 November 1933, in Okaloosa, Florida, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Okaloosa, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Dubose "D" Franklin
Sarah Elizabeth Stokes
Marriage: about 1905
Earl Dubose Franklin
Arlie Gulliver Franklin
Sarah Evelyn Franklin
Shirley Evangeline Franklin

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  • Marriage
    about 1905
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built
    Age 13
    The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
    Age 21
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English: status name from Middle English frankeleyn ‘freeman, freeholder, land-owner of free but not noble birth’ (Anglo-Norman French fraunclein). In general, he was a gentleman ranked above the main body of minor freeholders but below a knight or a member of the nobility.Americanized form of one or more similar (like-sounding) Jewish surnames, such as Frankel .History: The American statesman and scientist Benjamin Franklin (1706–90) was the son of Josiah Franklin, a chandler (dealer in soap and candles), who had emigrated c. 1682 from Ecton, Northamptonshire, to Boston, MA, where his son was born.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (13)

    • P D Franklin, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Peter D Franklin, "Florida Marriages, 1830-1993"
    • Peter D Franklin, "Florida Deaths, 1877-1939"

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