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William Franklin Fokes
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Birth: Dec., 1853
Milam County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 23, 1923
Irion County
Texas, USA

William Franklin Fokes, born in Milam Co., TX - Son of Charles Neal Fokes and Frances Ann Locklin.

Brother of Frances E, Elizabeth and Charles Neal McLennan Fokes.

William married, 9 Sept 1874 in Milam Co., TX, Jessie T Pittman, a daughter of William Franklin Pittman and Sarah J Mercer.

Father of Clifford Oliver, Jessie, Charles L and Hallie Audrie Fokes.

Grandson of John Fokes Sr & Abagail McLennan and William Lawson Locklin Sr & Nancy Mercer.

William died in Irion Co., TX.
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William was Judge of Irion Co., TX: 1897-1900, 1903-1914, and 1917-1920.

His headstone shows that he died in 1922, but the Texas death index indicates that he died in 1923. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Neal Fokes (1828 - 1864)
  Frances Ann Locklin Barge (1830 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie T Pittman Fokes (1857 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Clifford Oliver Fokes (1875 - 1927)*
  Jessie Fokes (1878 - 1878)*
  Charles Lawson Fokes (1879 - 1948)*
  Hallie Audrie Fokes Kester (1883 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Franklin Fokes (1853 - 1923)
  Frances E Fokes (1856 - 1862)*
  Charles Neal McLennan Fokes (1858 - 1945)*
  Elizabeth Fokes (1858 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
WILLIAM F.
FOKES
1854 ~ 1922
FATHER
 
Burial:
Sherwood Cemetery
Sherwood
Irion County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Sep 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21378684
William Franklin Fokes
Added by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
 
William Franklin Fokes
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Added by: Tina DeLong
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 20, 2014
~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ Double Cousin: 1st Cousin, 3 Times Removed (Locklin and Fokes Family Trees) and Husband of 2nd Cousin, 3 Times Removed (Mercer Family)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jun. 20, 2012

- C.L. Panagopulos
 Added: Dec. 20, 2008
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