Jane Franks was born in 1835, in Alabama, United States as the daughter of John B Franks and Jane Cusick. She married Greenberry Gentry on 15 March 1849, in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Itawamba, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. She died on 1 January 1880, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 45.
English, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from Frank .
English: perhaps sometimes a variant of Frankish, an ethnic name from Middle English frankys ‘French, Frenchman’ (Old English frencisc), for someone from France.
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