Francis M. Farris

31 March 1870– (Age NaN)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Francis M.

When Francis M. Farris was born on 31 March 1870, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Marion D Meigs Farris, was 35 and his mother, Margaret Adeline Blalock, was 20.

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Family Time Line

Marion D Meigs Farris
1834–1883
Margaret Adeline Blalock
1849–1918
Francis M Farris
1870–
Francis M. Farris
1870–
William R Farris
1871–
Lovanzo D Farris
1874–1875
Levander Decatur Farris
1875–1949
John Wesley Farris
1877–1954
Henry Washington Farris
1881–1961

Parents and Siblings

    Marion D Meigs Farris

    Male1834–1883Male

    Margaret Adeline Blalock

    Female1849–1918Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 13

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: variant of Fergus , in which the Gaelic gh sound has been dropped rather than being altered to g. Compare Farrish , Ferris .2 Probably also a variant of English Farrar ; the name is quite common in southeast England.

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

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