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Franklin M "Frank" Worthing
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Birth: Jan., 1855
Oakfield
Fond du Lac County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: May 24, 1931
Comstock
Kalamazoo County
Michigan, USA

He was born January 1855 in Oakfield twp, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin to; David and Sarah A. Worthing. His mother died during childbirth or soon after his birth at the age of 20 years. He was raised by his father and step-mother Jane on the family farm of 120 acres.

Franklin married Filecia (Fila) Lewis on July 6, 1873, they both were just 18 years of age. Filecia was born March 7, 1855 in Wisconsin daughter of E. Lewis and T. Adaline Lewis. December 23, 1874 Filecia gave birth to their 1st and only child, Edgar David Worthing. Fila died June 7, 1875 and was buried in Mt Pleasant Cemetery, Oakfield twp, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.

In 1876 Franklin married Eva Lewis, Fila's younger sister, she was born 1858 in Wisconsin. It is not know at this time if they divorced or when Eva died.

Frank married a third time August 14, 1894 in St Joseph County, Indiana to Dora Rapp (listed in Index to Marriage Records of St Joseph Co., Indiana, 1860-1920 volum V, page 177, Lic #1455). Dora was born 1858 in Ohio and died 1927 in Van Buren County, Michigan. 
 
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 Parents:
  David Worthing (1830 - 1911)
  Jane Parrott Worthing (1835 - 1910)
 
 Spouses:
  Filecia Lewis Worthing (1855 - 1875)
  Dora J. Pike Worthing (1857 - 1927)
 
 Sibling:
  Franklin M Worthing (1855 - 1931)
  Mariette Estella Worthing (1860 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kendall Cemetery
Kendall
Van Buren County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: PaGenieGirl
Record added: May 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70484115
Franklin M Frank Worthing
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Franklin M Frank Worthing
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