Colman Franks

25 January 1924–24 March 2004 (Age 80)
Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, United States

The Life of Colman

When Colman Franks was born on 25 January 1924, in Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, United States, his father, Charles Lawrence Franks, was 41 and his mother, Vernice Dunnington, was 31. He married Barbara June Cannon about 1955, in Daviess, Missouri, United States. He lived in Sheridan Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 24 March 2004, in Caldwell, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80.

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Colman Franks
Barbara June Cannon
Marriage: about 1955

Spouse and Children

about 1955
Daviess, Missouri, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 7

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 21

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Frank .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Coleman Franks in household of Charles Franks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Coleman Franks in household of Charles L Franks, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Coleman Franks - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Colman Franks

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