Franklin Crosby

about 1877–25 November 1894 (Age 17)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Franklin

When Franklin Crosby was born about 1877, in Georgia, United States, his father, Silas A Crosby, was 36 and his mother, Sarah Hall, was 36. He lived in District 457, Appling, Georgia, United States in 1880. He died on 25 November 1894, at the age of 17, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

Silas A Crosby
1841–1911
Sarah Hall
1841–1917
Jehu C. Crosby
1870–
John C. Crosby
1870–
Franklin Crosby
1877–1894
James S Crosby
1871–1942
John Jackson Crosby
1873–1913
William Wallace Crosby
1874–1912
Minnie E. Crosby
1878–
Edward A. Crosby
1883–1919
Bertha Crosby
1885–

Parents and Siblings

    Silas A Crosby

    Male1841–1911Male

    Sarah Hall

    Female1841–1917Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1886

Age 9

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.2 Irish: Scottish and English surname (see 1 above) adopted by bearers of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ( see McCrossen ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Franklin Crosby in household of Silas A Crosby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frank Crosby, "United States, Cemetery Abstracts, 1949-1969"
  • Frank Crosby, "Find A Grave Index"

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