John Thomas Franks

25 August 1858–7 January 1926 (Age 67)
Crittenden, Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Franks was born on 25 August 1858, in Crittenden, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Marshall Franks, was 36 and his mother, Nancy Tate Moore, was 35. He had at least 1 daughter with Mary Elizabeth Loving. He lived in Marion, Crittenden, Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 7 January 1926, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Crittenden, Grant, Kentucky, United States.

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John Thomas Franks
Mary Elizabeth Loving
Annie Franks

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World Events (8)

1861 · Denver Becomes a City

Age 3

In 1861, Denver City was incorporated into the territory as an official city.

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 18

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Frank .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J T Franks in household of J M Franks, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John Franks in household of John M Franks, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Thomas Franks, "Find A Grave Index"

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