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From: "Bill Dunn" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Franks, Stone, Langston and Denton
Date: Mon, 23 Apr 2001 19:41:25 -0700


Bernie,

Here is another connection for you: Edmond Riley GILLIHAN and Martha FRANKS
had a daughter, Ellen GILLIHAN. Ellen married my GG uncle, George Sampson
"Samp" ROBY. Now, Samp is the brother of Pernecia ROBY that was married to
Charles T. Stone.

And the world goes 'round...

Bill

-----Original Message-----
From: Bernie Moore-Knowles <>
To: <>
Date: Monday, April 23, 2001 1:16 PM
Subject: [ARIZARD-L] Franks, Stone, Langston and Denton


>
>Hi
>
>I just think it quite coincidental that these Stones, Franks, Langstons and
Dentons are living in close comfort.
>
>Below is the last census record for my Jonathan Denton, prior to his death
in the War. Note that Denton's widow; Mary Ann "Polly" Langston Denton
married John Wesley Franks (b1843) circa 1866.
>
>1860; Big North Fork Township, Fulton Co., Arkansas census, Page 436 and in
household #19:
>Green, Robert 27 M Tennefee
> Rebecca 24 F Illinois
> Joseph 5 M Arkansas
> Francis 2 M (")
> George 1/12 M (")
>Stone, Margaret 24 F Illinois
>Stone, Matilda 3 F (")
>Denton, Jonathan 19 M Unknown
>
>I show that Nicholas Stone's wife was a Franks, right?
>
>Descendants of Nicholas Perkins Stone
>
>
>
>1 Nicholas Perkins Stone b: January 27, 1835 in Tennessee d: September 29,
1911 in Arkansas Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>.. +Sarah Jane Franks b: April 04, 1842 in Arkansas d: August 21, 1923
Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Julia Ann Stone b: October 11, 1860 in Arkansas d: August 24,
1925 Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>......... 2 William J. Stone b: September 12, 1863 in Arkansas d: April 04,
1944 in Arkansas Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>............. +Rebecca C. "Etta" ? b: May 30, 1870 in Arkansas d: August
03, 1937 in Arkansas Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Charles T./S. Stone b: November 1865 in Arkansas d: 1934 in
Arkansas Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>............. +Sarah C. Brown b: April 1872 in Arkansas m: November 02,
1893 in Fulton Co., Arkansas d: Bef. 1920
>
>......... 2 S. A. Stone b: 1867 in Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Asa P. Stone b: November 1869 in Arkansas d: 1948 in Arkansas
Burial: Mt. Calm Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>......... 2 M. M. Stone b: 1876 in Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Lindsay A. Stone b: 1879 in Arkansas
>
>
>
>And this census records shows what I see to believe a nephew (?) of Sarah
Jane Franks Stone's in the household:
>
>
>
>1880 Fulton Co., Arkansas, Bennett's Bayou Township:
>296 STONE, Nicholas P. w m 45 farmer TN
> Sarah J. w f 38 wife AR AL KY
> Julia A. w f 19 dau AR TN AR
> William J. w m 16 son " "
"
> C. T. w m 14 son " "
"
> S. A. w f 12 dau " "
"
> A.P. w m 10 son " "
"
> M. M. w f 4 dau " "
"
> Lindsay A. w m 1 son " " "
> FRANKS, R. w m 19 labor " " "
>
>
>And in checking my database, I think that this R. Franks, in the census
above could be Redmon Franks:
>
>
>
>Descendants of Jacob Franks
>
>
>
>1 Jacob Franks b: Abt. 1824 in Alabama
>
>.. +Margaret J. ? b: Abt. 1825 in Kentucky
>
>......... 2 Thomas J. Franks b: 1845 in Arkansas
>
>............. +Mary E. ? b: 1845 in Tennessee
>
>......... 2 Martha Franks b: February 03, 1850 in Pineville, Izard Co.,
Arkansas d: May 23, 1929 Burial: Viola Cemetery-Fulton Co., Arkansas
>
>............. +Edmond Riley "Pony" Gillihan b: 1843
>
>......... 2 P. Allen Franks b: 1855 in Arkansas
>
>............. +Elizabeth ? b: 1853 in Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Mary Franks b: 1859 in Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Redmon Franks b: 1861 in Arkansas
>
>......... 2 Susan C. Franks b: 1866 in Arkansas
>
>
>
>Think that Sarah Jane Franks Stone could be a sibling to this Jacob Franks
(b1824)? What do you guys think? Know anymore about your Franks family
that is connected to your Stones?
>
>
>
>What a puzzle!
>
>
>
>
>
>Bernie Moore-Knowles
>Phoenix, Arizona
>
>"I have Indian blood in me. I have just enough White blood for you to
question my honesty." ........Will Rogers
>
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