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William Franklin Saylor
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Birth: May, 1830
Schuylkill Haven
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1873
Will County
Illinois, USA

Euclid Lodge No. 65 A.F. & A.M.
Euclid Chapter No. 13 R. A. M.

SAYLOR, William Franklin was born in May, 1830, in Schuylkill Haven, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania the son of Jacob Saylor and Priscilla Hoffman. He married Inez C. Herrick December 25, 1860 in DuPage County, Illinois and they were the parents of three children, Charles J., Clinton B. and William Edwin. He was employed as a photographic artist, clerk and bookkeeper. He was a veteran of the Civil War, serving as the Brigade Band Leader in the 1st Brigade, 1st/3rd Divisions, of the 11th/ 20th Army Corps Brigade Band. He served as a Naperville Village Trustee in 1859 and as Clerk in 1860. He was raised a Master Mason May 1, 1860 and exalted a Royal Arch Mason May 4, 1866. He was also a member of Joliet Chapter No. 27, Royal Arch Masons and Commandery No. 4 in Joliet, Illinois. He died February 16, 1873 in Joliet, Will County, Illinois and was buried in the Oakwood Cemetery, Joliet, Illinois.
Family links: 
  Jacob Saylor (1806 - 1898)
  Priscilla Hoffman Saylor (1808 - 1889)
  Ellen M. Saylor (____ - 1857)*
  Inez C. Herrick Saylor (1843 - 1908)*
  Charles J. Saylor (1867 - 1903)*
  Clinton B Saylor (1869 - 1934)*
  William Edwin Saylor (1873 - 1948)*
  William Franklin Saylor (1830 - 1873)
  Morgan F. Saylor (1831 - 1909)*
  Francis A. Saylor (1831 - 1895)*
  Thomas Wylie Saylor (1833 - 1926)*
  Jacob M. Saylor (1837 - 1875)*
  Jeremiah Saylor (1839 - 1894)*
  Alexander G Saylor (1841 - 1926)*
  Peter Hoffman Saylor (1843 - 1922)*
  Mary R. Saylor Yundt (1845 - 1891)*
  Emma L. Saylor Musselman (1848 - 1930)*
  Alice Hannah Saylor Brown (1852 - 1922)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Will County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 4 Lot 15 S 1/2
Created by: Timothy Ory
Record added: Nov 30, 2010
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William Franklin Saylor
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William Franklin Saylor
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