Franklin Cyrus Banks

31 August 1847–6 August 1922 (Age 74)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Franklin Cyrus

When Franklin Cyrus Banks was born on 31 August 1847, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Banks, was 41 and his mother, Ellen Edmondson Kendall, was 37. He married Eliza Luff Crossland on 6 December 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. In 1915, at the age of 68, his occupation is listed as listed as farmer of 26 acres in Utah, Utah, United States. He died on 6 August 1922, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Cyrus Banks
1847–1922
Eliza Luff Crossland
1851–1940
Marriage: 6 December 1869
Nettie Banks
1871–1938
Edna Banks
1872–1942
Franklin Junius Banks
1874–1941
Frances Ellen Banks
1876–1957
Violet Eliza Banks
1878–1955
John Ray Banks
1881–1940
Junius Crossland Banks
1882–1963
Karl Banks
1889–1972

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 7
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 20
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bank 5, with excrescent -s. The final -s may occasionally represent a plural form, but it is most commonly an arbitrary addition made after the main period of surname formation, perhaps under the influence of patronymic forms with a possessive -s.Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Bruacháin ‘descendant of Bruachán’, a byname for a large-bellied person. The English form was chosen because of a mistaken association of the Gaelic name with bruach ‘bank’. Compare Bank 6.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bankes
    Bank
    Bangs

    Story Highlight

    Franklin Cyrus Banks

    Franklin Cyrus Banks by Junius Crossland Banks Franklin Cyrus Banks was the youngest in a family of six children. It is said that in infancy he was rather frail and delicate, so much so that h …

    Sources (35)

    • Franklin C Banks in household of John Banks, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Franklin C Banks in entry for Frances Ellen Banks Samuelson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Franklin Banks, "United States Census, 1870"

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