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Margaret Ella Franklin Vance
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1910
Throckmorton
Throckmorton County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1996
Laguna Beach
Orange County
California, USA

Margaret lived on 390 Kenilworth Road in Ashville, North Carolina in 1974. She moved to California after the death of her husband, T.J. Vance, in 1985. She was in San Juan Capistrano and lived near her sister, Joan, before her death in 1996. Margaret had no children. Joan remembers her sister as a dainty sewer. The portrait that Joan painted of her was given to her great grand niece, Margie Allred.

Margaret's birth name was Ella, which she used as her middle name. She spent her early years in Texas. In the 1930's, she was briefly married to X. Y. Zeveley, whom divorced her. She married T J Vance in Arkansas in 1943.

She was 17 years old when her three-year-old nephew, Billy Allred, came to live with her parents. He always loved her and named his daughter for her. Margaret died on January 10, 1996 in Laguna Beach, California. She was cremated and her ashes were scattered in the Pacific Ocean. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Anderson Lane Franklin (1866 - 1962)
  Blanche Henrietta Stone Franklin (1870 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  T J Vance (1917 - 1985)
 
 Siblings:
  Nellie Demoretta Sophronia Franklin Brewer (1888 - 1987)*
  Oscar Elon Franklin (1892 - 1963)*
  Willie Belle Franklin Simons (1894 - 1985)*
  Thelma Blanche Andre Franklin Schambers (1895 - 1979)*
  Leonard Anderson Franklin (1897 - 1973)*
  Viola Hixie Franklin Paulsen (1899 - 1999)*
  Donna Deane Franklin Armstrong (1901 - 1989)*
  Nona Jean Franklin Tompkins (1903 - 1991)*
  Inez Jan Franklin Martin (1906 - 1979)*
  John Abe Franklin (1908 - 1994)*
  Margaret Ella Franklin Vance (1910 - 1996)
  Joan Carol Franklin Shuler (1912 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered at sea.
Specifically: at sea off coast of Newport Beach, California
 
Created by: Margie & Bob
Record added: Feb 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34299302
Margaret Ella <i>Franklin</i> Vance
Added by: Margie & Bob
 
Margaret Ella <i>Franklin</i> Vance
Added by: Margie & Bob
 
Margaret Ella <i>Franklin</i> Vance
Added by: Margie & Bob
 
 
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- Steve Perry
 Added: May. 10, 2009
For my namesake!
- Margie & Bob
 Added: Feb. 28, 2009
 
 
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