Selected Families and Individuals


Oliver B. FRANKLIN [Parents] 1, 2 was born 3 on 11 Sep 1857 1 in Mississippi 1. He was baptized in 1874 4 in Central Baptist Church, Berea, Ashley Co., Arkansas. He died on 5 Sep 1898 3. He was buried 3 in Central Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas. Oliver married 5 Margaret POWELL "Margie" 2, 5, 6, 7 on 13 Feb 1879 2 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

From the September 19, 1889, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Oliver Franklin's three-year-old daughter died September 11th, 1889."

Margaret "Margie" POWELL [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 5 on 5 Nov 1857 3 in Arkansas 3, 6. She died 7 on 11 Oct 1899. She was buried in Central Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 8. Margie married 3 Oliver B. FRANKLIN 4, 9 on 13 Feb 1879 4 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 4.



BIRTH: Also shown as Born Abt 1860

They had the following children.

  F i
Abbie FRANKLIN 1 was born in Apr 1880 1, 2 in Arkansas 1, 2.
  F ii
Allie FRANKLIN 1 was born in Jan 1882 1 in Arkansas 1.
  F iii
Mimmie FRANKLIN 1 was born in Aug 1884 1 in Arkansas 1.
  F iv
Ellar FRANKLIN 1, 2 was born on 18 Mar 1887 1, 2. She died on 11 Sep 1889 1, 2. She was buried in Central Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

From the September 19, 1889, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Oliver Franklin's three-year-old daughter died September 11th, 1889."
  F v
Hattie FRANKLIN 1 was born in Mar 1891 1 in Arkansas 1.
  M vi
Arthur FRANKLIN 1 was born in Jan 1893 1 in Arkansas 1.
  F vii
Lona FRANKLIN 1 was born in Mar 1896 1 in Arkansas 1.

James R. "Jim" FRANKLIN [Parents] 1, 2 was born in Dec 1853 1, 3 in Mississippi 1, 3. Jim married 4 Mattie A. JACKSON 2, 4 on 15 Dec 1878 2 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

Jim was counted in a census 3 in 1900 in Bearhouse Twp, Ashley Co., Arkansas.

Mattie A. JACKSON 1, 2 was born in Mar 1856 1, 3 in Louisiana 1, 3. Mattie married 1 James R. FRANKLIN "Jim" 2, 4 on 15 Dec 1878 2 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

They had the following children.

  F i
Golder FRANKLIN 1 was born in Feb 1881 1 in Arkansas 1.
  M ii
Oliver FRANKLIN 1 was born in May 1884 1 in Arkansas 1.
  M iii
Carrol FRANKLIN 1 was born in Feb 1886 1 in Arkansas 1.
  F iv
Lucy FRANKLIN 1 was born in Nov 1889 1 in Arkansas 1.

From the January 9, 1908, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Miss Lucy Franklin, who is teaching near Warren, visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jim Franklin."
  M v
Manard FRANKLIN 1 was born in Feb 1897 1 in Arkansas 1.

Allie Mai FRANKLIN [Parents] 1, 2 was born in Sep 1877 1, 3 in Arkansas 1, 3. Allie married Hugh Ernest MACARTHUR 2 on 17 Oct 1903 2 in Houston, Harris Co., Texas 2.

From the October 29, 1903, "Ashley County Eagle":
"Miss Allie Mai Franklin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Franklin, and Mr. Hugh Ernest MacArthur were married at Houston, Texas, on Oct. 17th, 1903."

Hugh Ernest MACARTHUR 1. Hugh married Allie Mai FRANKLIN 1, 2 on 17 Oct 1903 1 in Houston, Harris Co., Texas 1.


Ernest Augusta FRANKLIN [Parents] 1, 2, 3 was born on 1 Feb 1882 1, 3, 4 in Arkansas 1. He died on 9 Nov 1964 4. He was buried in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 4. Ernest married Katie Laura HUNDLEY 4, 5 on 5 Feb 1908 5 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 5.

From Ernest's 1918 WW I Draft Registration card, he is noted as being "tall and stout" with blue eyes and "lite" hair.  At this time he resides in Mist, Ashley Co., Arkansas, where he is farming.

Katie Laura HUNDLEY 1, 2 was born on 10 Sep 1881 2, 3 in Arkansas 3. She died on 25 May 1964 2. She was buried in Mt. Olive Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2. Katie married Ernest Augusta FRANKLIN 3, 4, 5 on 5 Feb 1908 1 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 1.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.

Samuel Dunn DICKSON 1.

Resided in Wilmar, Drew Co., Arkansas ["Reflections of Ashley County", p. 258].

He had the following children.

  F i Mittie Bell DICKSON was born on 9 Jun 1898. She died on 2 Mar 1984.

Living.

Living [Parents].


Samuel DAVIS Sr. 1 died in 1826 1 in Montgomery Co., Tennessee 1. Samuel married Charity KING 1.

Samuel and Charity lived in Henry County, VA for some time and most of their children were born there.  At some point, before 1820, they moved to Montgomery Co, TN.  Samuel died there in 1826.  Most of the remainder of the family came to MS; not sure what year.  They were in MS before 1836. [Bobbie Sessums].

Charity KING 1. Charity married Samuel DAVIS Sr. 1.

They had the following children.

  F i Elizabeth DAVIS was born about 1816.
  M ii Patrick H. DAVIS was born before 1818. He died before 1866.
  M iii
John DAVIS 1.
  F iv
Mary DAVIS 1.
  F v
Rhosana DAVIS 1.

Alternate first name spellings:  Rhosana/Roseanna [Bobbie Sessums].
  M vi
George Washington DAVIS 1.
  M vii
Samuel DAVIS 1.
  F viii
Susan DAVIS 1.
  F ix Virginia A. DAVIS was born about 1825.

Living.

Living [Parents].

Other marriages:
Living
HUSSEY, John Clovis


Young H. LLOYD 1, 2 was born in May 1872 2 in Georgia 2. Young married Mattie L. GRISWOULD 3 in 1894 1 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 1.

Mattie L. GRISWOULD [Parents] 1 was born in Jul 1875 1, 2 in Arkansas 1, 2. Mattie married Young H. LLOYD 2, 3 in 1894 3 in Ashley Co., Arkansas 3.


John A. GRISWOULD [Parents] 1 was born about 1864 1 in Alabama 1. John married 2 Annie MOSELEY 2.

Annie MOSELEY 1 was born on 14 Mar 1873 1. She died on 19 Jul 1902 1. She was buried in Griswould Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 1. Annie married 1 John A. GRISWOULD 2.

They had the following children.

  F i
Alphia L. GRISWOULD 1, 2 was born on 15 Nov 1893 1, 2. She died on 3 Jul 1900 1 in Berea, Ashley Co., Akansas 1. She was buried in Griswould Cemetery, Ashley Co., Arkansas 2.

Excerpts from the "Ashley County Eagle":
July 5, 1900:  "Mr. John Griswold's daughter age about 18, died at Berea last Tuesday."
July 12, 1900:  "Death of Alphia Griswold:  Mr. and Mrs. John A. Griswold's daughter, Alphia, died July 3rd, 1900, their only little daughter."

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