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John L Fokes, Jr
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Birth: 1820
Escambia County
Florida, USA
Death: 1860
Milam County
Texas, USA

Information Received from Russ Fokes (July 9, 2012) via Facebook Post:
John Fokes 1819-1860 served in Colonel Robert M. Coleman's Original Ranger Battalion. He joined at the young age of 16. He also fought under 1st Lt. George B. Erath in the Battle of Elm Creek. He was killed by Indians in 1860.
From Stephen L. Moore's book Savage Frontier volume 1. Taken from the History of the Texas Rangers. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Fokes (1801 - 1834)
  Abagail McLennan Fokes (1787 - 1865)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Fokes Locklin (1819 - 1902)*
  John L Fokes (1820 - 1860)
  Charles Neal Fokes (1828 - 1864)*
  Catherine Fokes Anderson (1830 - 1912)*
  Permelia Ann Fokes Guthrie (1832 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Locklin Cemetery
San Gabriel
Milam County
Texas, USA
Plot: Unmarked or Marker No Longer Exists
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Jul 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20698607
John L Fokes, Jr
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~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ 2nd Great Grand Uncle (McLennan/Fokes Family Tree)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jul. 9, 2012
John Jr. was my maternal gg-uncle.
- Betty Loyd
 Added: Sep. 22, 2009
Thinking of you this Christmas with Love.
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Dec. 24, 2008
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